Important to use e-rickshaws to fight climate change, global warming – The Dispatch
VC KVIB Dr. Hina Shafi Bhat flags off e-rickshaw service at Samba
Samba: While flagging off e-rickshaw service in the district here on Tuesday, Vice Chairperson, J&K KVIB, Dr. Hina Shafi Bhat underlined the importance of using e-rickshaws to fight climate change and global warming.
Calling it the need of the hour, Dr. Hina Shafi Bhat stressed on the need for voluntary involvement of everyone in conserving the environment by using e-vehicles, among other such initiatives. She further said the government would provide all possible support to e-rickshaw workers.
Vice Chairperson was accompanied by Farrukh Qazi, Secretary/CEO KVIB, Muzaffar Abdul Nasir Allaqab and Deputy CEO, Tilak Raj, Divisional Officer KVIB Jammu, District Officer KVIB Samba and other senior officers from the Board.
Vice chairperson said that KVIB is focusing on bio economy units to be established in rural and urban areas to synchronise the balance to preserve the biodiversity. “Prime Minister has recently emphasized in the global submit that there shall be an earnest endeavour to promote eco friendly environment”, she asserted. She added that the initiative will generate employment, promote eco friendly environment besides providing urban transportation to the people of J&K.