Goa (Panaji) : A BJP minister in Goa has suggested people to switch to electric vehicles like cars and scooters if they are unable to afford the skyrocketing prices of petrol and diesel. When inflation is at an all-time high and fuel prices in Goa are crossing the 100 mark, this so-called ‘sensible’ advice from Goa’s Public Affairs Minister Nilesh Cabral has left many upset.


Asked how to deal with these ever-increasing petrol and diesel prices, Cabral said, “The government is giving you a subsidy. Use electric vehicles to save environment, pollution (sic)…