"The electric vehicle (EV) market in India is slowly evolving and developing. India saw sudden interest in electric cars from buyers, with almost a lakh of units being sold during 2011 and 2012. However, the demand for EVs has seen a declining trend since 2013.
But with three of the country's biggest carmakers – Maruti Suzuki, Tata Motors and Mahindra & Mahindra – recently signing a pact to jointly develop critical parts for an all-electric hybrid car, the country may see more takers for EVs."
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