In a 'first' in the country, NDMC sets up 25 charging points in Delhi for electric cars (19/31)

For first time in the country a civic body has established electric vehicles charging stations, and NDMC has achieved this feat. 

It has installed 25 new electric vehicle charging stations in Lutyens Delhi. 

While the first two would be located Khan Market, other locations short-listed are Connaught Place, Gole Market, Jor Bagh, Sarojini Nagar Market and Yashwant Place.

These charging stations would not however support electric two-wheelers and e-rickshaws. 

The users would be billed at Rs.9 per unit and it is estimated that Rs.162 worth of charging would be needed for a full charge.

 Users would also have to book slots in advance, to avoid queuing.