Bharat NCAP – India’s new car assessment programme

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India is all set to introduce its own new car assessment programme, most likely to be called Bharat NCAP. The original name was supposed to be Bharat New Vehicle Safety Assessment Programme (BNVSAP), which according to an official involved in designing the programme framework, sounded “like a tongue twister”. Joint secretary, Ministry of Road Transport & Highways (MoRTH), Abhay Damle, has said the draft is in the works and a finalized version will be made...