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Govt orders inquiry into e-scooter fires

Latesttalks | 29/03/2022 08:54 AM | Click to read full article

The government has ordered an inquiry into the increasing number of incidents of fire in electric two-wheelers, including ones produced by Ola Electric and Okinawa, and has sought a report within a month as concerns rise over customer safety and vehicle robustness.

Two incidents in quick succession of electric scooters catching fire has prompted the Centre to order an investigation.