New Delhi: A small electric-powered car was
the cynosure of all eyes at the Prime Minister`s Office at
South Block where ministers had come for a meeting of the
Minister for New and Renewable Energy, Farooq Abdullah
drove in the blazing green two-door Mahindra Reva NXG to
attend the meeting.
He showcased the car to several ministers including
Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee, I&B Minister Ambika Soni
and Deputy Chairman of Planning Commission Montek Singh
Mukherjee even sat in the driver`s seat of the car to get
a feel of the interiors. The eco-friendly car has solar panels
on the roof and can run upto 100 km on a single charge.