With an aim to promote electric vehicles, Mumbai-based conglomerate JSW Group announced to provide an incentive of Rs 3 lakh to its employees for buying an EV starting from January 1. The company will also provide free-of-cost dedicated charging stations and parking slots at its offices. The offer is available on both a two-wheeler and four-wheeler. However, it makes the company the first to do so in India.
Courtesy: Hindustan Auto
The central government has planned to incentivize medical students and MBBS pass-outs, involved in COVID-19 duty, with government jobs and monetary assistance. In the virtual meeting chaired by PM Narendra Modi on May 2, the Centre has also considered to delay NEET examination for new students to join COVID battle. The decision has been taken after reviewing the current situation as medicos are feeling overwhelmed due to rising coronavirus… read-more
The Union Ministry of Jal Shakti on March 27 approved Rs 465-crore performance incentives to seven states for successfully implementing the Jal Jeevan Mission. The states to avail the incentives are Arunachal Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Gujarat, Sikkim, Meghalaya, Mizoram and Manipur. While Gujarat performed the best in implementation, five north-eastern states have entered the list for the first time. Announced on August 15, 2019, the scheme… read-more
Courtesy: The New Indian Express