Special Correspondent

Kochi: General Motors India will launch its electric car by October this year. It will be the battery-operated version of Spark, the company's mini car presently available in the market, GM India vice-president P. Balendran said here on Thursday. The company will launch its CNG vehicle in two months, he said after the launch of Chevrolet Cruze Automatic in the State. Mr. Balendran told mediapersons that the electric car will be launched in cities where power charging points are in place. New Delhi had many such charging points and many States are expected to provide the facility in various cities. Asked whether the electric vehicle will be launched in Kerala, he said the company was planning a country-wide launch.