venturing into rural transport with E-Autos sets a new trend in Women Empowerment and clean energy. On the eve of International Women’s Day,34 E-Autos have been provided to SHG members from 8 Mission Shakti BLFs of Kendrapara district.
Initial training was provided by the RTO, Kendrapara with the second phase of training to follow in courtesy RSETI. These eco-friendly vehicles have been procured using the funds from DLF & BLFs.
After being commissioned, these E-Autos are estimated to generate a turnover of Rs. 15-20 per kilometre and ease connectivity in rural areas. This innovative programme under the "Mission Shakti Gramin Paribahan Seba “ initiative of the district is not only a step towards pollution prevention but also provides rural women with the means necessary to steer their own future.