The growing demand for electric two-wheelers and the competition among auto companies to meet this demand has put a question mark on the entire industry.
The growing demand for electric two-wheelers and the competition among auto companies to meet this demand has put a question mark on the entire industry. In the pursuit of making more and more two-wheelers and meeting the growing demand at the earliest, the auto companies forgot to ensure the safety of the customers.
Electric Two-Wheeler (E Vehicle) To meet the growing demand of and auto companies (Auto Companies) The competition between them has put a question mark on the entire industry. maximum two-wheeler (Two Wheeler) Auto companies protect customers in order to make and meet the increasing demand as soon as possible. (Security) Forgot to make sure. As a result, electric vehicles caught fire and people lost their lives. After this the government swung into action and constituted an inquiry committee to find out the cause of the fire.
The report prepared by the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways
The expert committee of the Union Ministry of Road Transport and Highways has prepared a detailed report on the causes of fire in electric two-wheelers. This report will soon be submitted to the government. This inquiry committee has found flaws in the safety system in the battery. The committee has said in its report that instead of focusing on vehicle safety, EV auto companies took shortcuts to increase production with minimum functionality and meet the growing demand.
The expert committee, in its investigation, found that EV companies have not developed any system to detect battery overheating and isolate useless batteries. The expert committee pointed out that electric two-wheelers have no exit for the overheated cells to reduce energy and there were serious deficiencies in the battery management system as well.
Auto companies used bad batteries
The cells used by the auto companies in the battery have failed in all the tests. In most of the cases, it was seen that the companies did not provide any option of venting mechanism in their vehicles. Because of this they are getting very hot and catching fire. This is happening due to poor quality sales. Defense Research and Development Organization i.e. DRDO has also found fault in EV two wheeler battery.
The DRDO investigation revealed that the malfunction occurred because electric two-wheeler manufacturers such as Okinawa Autotech, Pure EV, Jitendra Electric Vehicles, Ola Electric and Boom Motors used low-grade batteries and materials to cut costs. Is.
(Story: Gagan Rao Patil)