SRINAGAR: Global Automobiles on Saturday launched two variants of electric two-wheeler here manufactured by Okinawa Autotech Company. The e-scooties that operate on battery according to dealers are noise and pollution free.
Naseer Ahmad Sofi, owner of Global Automobiles said that they have launched both the variants in Srinagar.
The two wheelers according to him can be charged for four hours before operating and cover a distance of 90 kilometers. A high end variant that can clock 75 kilometers is also available with its battery surviving for 200 kilometers.
When asked about any technical problem in the two wheeler Naseer Ahmed said, “Almost 100-150 two wheelers are plying on the roads currently and we haven’t received any problem yet infact they suggested this to their relatives, friends to buy the same.”
The battery comes with a warranty of 2 years and the company also provides service at its Parimpora facility.
The dealers said that government is also offering subsidy on the product.
The lower variant costs Rs 37,700 and the higher variant costs Rs.65,000.