Within the next two weeks, 30 more cars would be provided to the department, Das said.
"Using electric vehicles will not only protect the environment but also save foreign currency. Everyone will profit if dependency on petroleum products becomes less," an official release said quoting the chief minister.
Das suggested that other departments and the common people start using such cars to make the state clean and green.
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