The corporate, information TOI accessed from the Registrar of Corporations (RoC) exhibits has registered within the identify of Tesla India Motors and Power Non-public Restricted at an tackle on Lavelle Street in Bengaluru’s Central Enterprise District (CBD). The registration was completed on January 8.
Whereas union transport minister Nitin Gadkari mentioned late final month that Tesla would begin promoting vehicles in 2021, officers and ministers in Karnataka have been talking of an R&D centre.
Karnataka industries minister Jagadish Shettar instructed TOI on Tuesday: “Whereas the agency has now registered, there’s nonetheless no readability on what they’d do right here. This is step one and our officers led by the principal secretary are in fixed dialogue with the agency. The federal government is ready to increase all types of assist to the agency.”
Industries secretary Gaurav Gupta wasn’t instantly obtainable for feedback. Nonetheless, he had earlier instructed TOI: “Such huge tasks take time to materialise as there are a number of modalities to work out. However we’re assured of bringing them right here.”
In line with the RoC, the entity is registered as an unlisted personal firm with an authorised capital of Rs 15 lakh and paid-up capital of Rs 1 lakh.
TOI’s queries on the aim, scope and different particulars of the corporate to the registered electronic mail tackle did not elicit a response on the time of going to press.
The corporate has listed three individuals — Vaibhav Taneja, Venkatrangam Sreeram, and David John Feinstein — as administrators and publicly obtainable info exhibits Taneja to be the chief accounting officer with the guardian firm.