Delhi govt waives fitness test fee, scales down charges and penalties imposed on auto drivers
NEW DELHI: In a motion that might profit 90,000 automotive drivers, The federal government of Delhi resigned on Tuesday from the automobile aptitude check price and considerably lowered a number of expenses, together with penalties.
In June, the ruling AAP elevated automotive charges by greater than 18%.
The choice to waive the bodily health check cost of ₹600 and scale back the quantities of varied expenses and sanctions was taken at a gathering of the Delhi cupboard chaired by Prime Minister Arvind Kejriwal.
The cupboard additionally authorised a proposal from the transportation division that reduces the registration or re-registration expenses for vehicles that prevail. ₹1,000 to ₹300, a authorities assertion mentioned.
GPS monitoring expenses are presently charged on the fee of ₹100 per thirty days, together with the GST and SIM expenses have additionally been utterly waived, he mentioned, including that the transportation division will now assume these expenses.
"All new adjustments can be efficient as of September 1. Nonetheless, the charges lined by the Delhi Motor Automobile Guidelines, 1993, can be efficient as of October 15 after due adjustments within the division of transportation, "mentioned an official from the transportation division.
The late fee superb on the proficiency check, which is presently ₹1,000 together with ₹50 per day, now it has been lowered to ₹300 and ₹20 per day
The duplicate price for registration certificates and switch of possession will now be ₹150, beneath ₹500 earlier than. The quantity of the penalty of ₹500 per thirty days has been lowered to ₹100 per thirty days
The charges with respect to the concession, in addition to the renewal of the allow, contained in Rule 59 (1) (a) of the Delhi Motor Automobile Guidelines, 1993 are ₹1,000
It’s proposed to cut back this fee to ₹500 and an modification can be required in Rule 59 (1) (a) to present impact to this proposal.
Delhi Secretary Basic Auto Richkshaw Union, Rajendra Soni, welcomed the choice to waive the aptitude check price and scale back different expenses.
Soni urged the federal government of Delhi to speed up the work for the recalibration of meters in order that automotive drivers can cost the revised charges with out issues.