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Top events of the day: Merger of 10 PSBs, Defence Expo kick-off, and more

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate India's five-day biennial mega defence exhibition on Wednesday in Lucknow

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Boeing’s F18 Block III Super Hornet simulator, that will be showcased at the DefExpo which kicks off on Wednesday | Photo: Twitter
Boeing’s F18 Block III Super Hornet simulator, that will be showcased at the DefExpo which kicks off on Wednesday | Photo: Twitter

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Electric, green and auto telematics technologies are set to rev up the 15th edition of Asia's largest automobile show in terms of visitor footfalls.

Slated to start for a select opening from Wednesday, the show will feature more than 15 start-ups, telecom, alternate fuel, electric vehicle and social media firms. "2020 would see a showcase of different technologies related to clean vehicles, safe vehicles, electric vehicles and connected vehicles," Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers Director General Rajesh Menon told IANS. "This is beyond just showcasing of vehicles and will also focus on the new paradigms of mobility like connected cars, electric cars, and alternative fuel."

First Published: Wed, February 05 2020. 08:05 IST
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