New Delhi: A small electric-powered car was the cynosure of all eyes at the Prime Minister's Office at South Block where ministers had come for a meeting of the Union Cabinet.

Minister for New and Renewable Energy, Farooq Abdullah drove in the blazing green two-door Mahindra Reva NXG to attend the meeting.

He showcased the car to several ministers including Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee, I&B Minister Ambika Soni and Deputy Chairman of Planning Commission Montek Singh Ahluwalia.

Mukherjee even sat in the driver's seat of the car to get a feel of the interiors. The eco-friendly car has solar panels on the roof and can run upto 100 km on a single charge.

(Agencies)