In recent news, the Special Assistant to the Prime Minister (SAPM) on Climate Change of Pakistan, officially launched Pakistan’s first Electric Taxi (or e-Taxi) to ensure the Prime Minister’s vision for a Clean Green Pakistan.
This e-taxis would bring about an Rs. 12,000 budget savings for the driver and this would even lead to a saving of Rs. 2 billion in terms of oil import bill.
According to the company behind the e-taxi, the vehicle can travel up to 250km easily with a fully charged battery. Moreover, Chinese Ambassador to Pakistan, Nang Rong, stated the following:
“On bilateral cooperation on ecological environmental protection. Highly appreciate Prime Minister Imran Khan’s Clean&Green Pakistan Campaign and 10 Billion Tree Tsunami Programme.”