BENGALURU: Tesla Inc main govt Elon Musk indicated on Friday that the U.S. electric carmaker will make a foray into India in 2021.
“Following year for guaranteed,” Musk stated on Twitter in reply to a put up with a photograph of a T-shirt with the message: “India needs Tesla”.
“Many thanks for ready,” Musk stated.
Tesla’s entry could arrive at a time when Prime Minister Narendra Modi is more and more becoming focussed on advertising the use and manufacture of electric motor vehicles.
India’s vehicle sector, already reeling from a slowdown in need last year, has been even further strike by the novel coronavirus pandemic and carmakers are searching for authorities help to drive sales.
Musk commented last year about coming to India, in response to somebody on Twitter who asked “What about India sir?”.
“Would really like to be there this year. If not, absolutely subsequent!” he stated in March 2019.