Billionaire Elon Musk can build a Tesla factory in Gujarat, India. Gujarat Health Minister Rushikesh Patel has indicated this. In a cabinet briefing on Thursday, he said, ‘Elon Musk can invest in Gujarat. His eyes are now on our Gujarat.’
According to Indian media NDTV, at a cabinet briefing on Thursday, Gujarat Health Minister Rushikesh Patel was asked whether electric car companies would invest in Gujarat. He answered this question in the affirmative.
Gujarat Health Minister Rushikesh Patel said, ‘We are very optimistic about this. The Gujarat government is also optimistic. Tesla owner Elon Musk’s eyes are now on our Gujarat. Hope they come here.’
The minister mentioned that many other car manufacturers are doing great business in Gujarat. He feels that the people of Gujarat have also maintained a business-friendly environment.
Rushikesh Patel said, ‘Tata, Ford and Suzuki have invested in Gujarat. Now if Tesla comes here, Gujarat will develop. We welcome them when they come. The government is also helping us. From the government to the people – everyone will be on the side of this work.’
Earlier this month, according to a report by the news agency Bloomberg, India is very close to an agreement with Tesla. Under this, electric cars will start coming from next year. The factory will be in two years.
According to the report, Tesla is considering Gujarat, Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu to build the factory. Because there is a suitable environment for making electric cars.