“Aditya” India’s first-ever solar powered boat has been launched in which state?

“Aditya” India’s first-ever solar powered boat has been launched in which state?
[A]Gujarat
[B]Kerala
[C]Tamil Nadu
[D]Karnataka

Kerala
India’s first-ever solar powered boat “Aditya” has been launched by the Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan at a function held in Vaikom boat jetty at Vembanad Lake in Kochi, Kerala. The 75-seater boat fitted with 78 rooftop solar panels, will ferry along a 2.5-kilometre route between Vaikom and Thavanakkadavu 22 times a day. The boat can run at a maximum speed of 7.5 knots and cruises without any noise and minimal vibration compared to the normal diesel ferries. The solar powered boat is built by Kochi-based NavAlt Pvt Ltd.

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