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Rs. 1000 Cr Allocated for Development of EV Charging Infrastructure

Union Minister Shri Krishan Pal Gujjar informed Rajya Sabha on several steps taken by the Government to promote charging infrastructure for EVs.

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Under phase-II of FAME-India Scheme, Rs. 1000 Cr. is allocated for the development of charging infrastructure.  The Ministry has sanctioned 2,877 electric vehicle charging stations in 68 cities across 25 states/UTs.  Further, 1576 charging stations across 9 Expressways and 16 Highways under phase-II of FAME India Scheme has also been sanctioned.  The state-wise details of charging stations as sanctioned under phase-II of FAME India Scheme are attached at ANNEXURE-I.

The Ministry of Heavy Industries had sanctioned 520 Charging Stations for developing charging Infrastructure under Phase-I of FAME India Scheme as per ANNEXURE-II.

ANNEXURE-I

Phase-II of FAME India Scheme:

  • Ministry of Heavy Industries has sanctioned 2,877 Electric Vehicle Charging Stations in 68 cities across 25 States/UTs.
StateNo. of EV chargers sanctioned
Maharashtra317
Andhra Pradesh266
Tamil Nadu281
Gujarat278
Uttar Pradesh207
Rajasthan205
Karnataka172
Madhya Pradesh235
West Bengal141
Telangana138
Kerala211
Delhi72
Chandigarh70
Haryana50
Meghalaya40
Bihar37
Sikkim29
Jammu & Kashmir25
Chhattisgarh25
Assam20
Odisha18
Uttarakhand10
Puducherry10
Andaman and Nicobar (Port Blair)10
Himachal Pradesh10
Total2877

 

  • MHI has sanctioned 1576 EV Charging Stations across 9 Expressways & 16 Highways. Details are as specified below:

 

Sl. NoExpresswaysEV Charging Stations Sanctioned
1Mumbai – Pune10
2Ahmadabad – Vadodara10
3Delhi Agra Yamuna20
4Bengaluru Mysore14
5Bangaluru-Chennai30
6Surat-Mumbai30
7Agra-Lucknow40
8Eastern Peripheral (A)14
9Hyderabad ORR16
Sl. NoHighwaysEV Charging Stations Sanctioned
1Delhi – Srinagar80
2Delhi – Kolkata160
3Agra – Nagpur80
4Meerut to Gangotri Dham44
5Mumbai – Delhi124
6Mumbai-Panaji60
7Mumbai – Nagpur70
8Mumbai – Bengaluru100
9Kolkata – Bhubaneswar44
10Kolkata – Nagpur120
11Kolkata – Gangtok76
12Chennai-Bhubaneswar120
13Chennai – Trivendram74
14Chennai-Ballary62
15Chennai – Nagpur114
16Mangaldai – Wakro64
1576

 

ANNEXURE-II

Under Phase-I of FAME India Scheme – Ministry of Heavy Industries has sanctioned 520 EV Charging Stations out of which 479 charging stations have been installed as on 07.12.2022 as follows:

 

CityCharging StationsHighwayCharging Stations
Chandigarh48Delhi -Chandigarh24
Delhi94Mum-Pune17
Rajasthan49Delhi- Jaipur- Agra31
Karnataka65Jaipur-Delhi Highway9
Jharkhand30  
Goa30  
Telangana57  
Uttar Pradesh16  
Himachal Pradesh9  
Total398 81

 

This information was given by the Union Minister of State for Heavy Industries, Shri Krishan Pal Gurjar in a written reply in Lok Sabha.

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