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Representational Image: Triton Model H electric SUV has a full range of 1,126 kms.
Representational Image: Triton Model H electric SUV has a full range of 1,126 kms.

Tesla rival Triton Electric Vehicle to set up 2,100 Cr- facility in Telangana

  • Triton's upcoming plant will employ more than 25,000 persons and produce 50,000 vehicles over the first five years.

  • The factory will produce semi-trucks, sedans, luxury SUVs, and more vehicles.

Triton Electric Vehicle Pvt Ltd recently entered into a MoU with the Telangana government for setting up a manufacturing unit for electric vehicles at the National Investment & Manufacturing Zone at Zaheerabad.

Principal Secretary for IT and Industries Jayesh Ranjan and Triton Electric Vehicle Pvt Ltd India development head M Mansoor signed the MoU in the presence of IT and Industries Minister KT Rama Rao, an official release said.

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"With an investment of 2,100 Crore, Triton Electric Vehicle Pvt.Ltd will establish an ultra-modern electric vehicle manufacturing unit in Telangana. The project will employ more than 25,000 persons and produce 50,000 vehicles over the first five years, including semi-trucks, sedans, luxury SUVs, and rickshaws," it said.

The State government will provide the required land to the firm through Telangana State Industrial Infrastructure Corporation at NIMZ Zaheerabad, the release said.

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Rama Rao said the government will extend complete support for the company to acquire the necessary approvals for setting up the facility.

This story has been published from a wire agency feed without modifications to the text. Only the headline has been changed.

  • First Published Date : 26 Jun 2021, 03:15 PM IST