toll plazas

ETC mechanism at all toll plazas from December: Gadkari

ETC mechanism at all toll plazas from December: Gadkari

Government will bring Electronic Toll Collection (ETC) mechanism at all toll plazas starting December.

Nov 08, 2017, 23:50 PM IST

No separate lanes for VIPs at toll plazas: Uttar Pradesh govt

After facing flak, the Uttar Pradesh government on Monday decided that there will be no separate lanes for VIPs at toll plazas in the state.

Jul 24, 2017, 17:31 PM IST
Soldiers' presence at toll plazas in Bengal kicks up storm; Mamata Banerjee cries 'coup', Centre, Army rebut charges

Soldiers' presence at toll plazas in Bengal kicks up storm; Mamata Banerjee cries 'coup', Centre, Army rebut charges

West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee's protest against the alleged Army deployment in the state, earned stinging condemnation on Friday from the Centre which said the remark showed her "political frustration".

Dec 02, 2016, 23:43 PM IST
Naidu slams Mamata Banerjee, says protest over presence of Armymen a 'cheap political stunt'

Naidu slams Mamata Banerjee, says protest over presence of Armymen a 'cheap political stunt'

Slamming West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for protesting over the presence of Armymen at toll plazas, Union Minister Venkaiah Naidu on Friday termed the move as a "cheap political stunt”.

Dec 02, 2016, 16:30 PM IST
Govt's 72-hour relief for people: Places where you can use old Rs 500, Rs 1000 notes till November 14

Govt's 72-hour relief for people: Places where you can use old Rs 500, Rs 1000 notes till November 14

With people facing difficulties due to 'bold' demonetisation move, the government has extended the use of old Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes till November 14, in railway ticket booking counters, ticket counters of government buses and airline ticket counters at airports.

Nov 12, 2016, 08:46 AM IST
Govt collects over Rs 4500 cr revenue from toll plazas in FY16

Govt collects over Rs 4500 cr revenue from toll plazas in FY16

The government has generated more than Rs 4,595 crore as revenue from 348 toll plazas across the country till November 15.

Dec 21, 2015, 18:06 PM IST
Pay e-toll on all highways plazas from March 2016

Pay e-toll on all highways plazas from March 2016

The Centre plans to implement radio tag-enabled electronic toll collection systems across all highways by March 2016 and has decided to make etolling lanes as a mandatory clause in the new highway building contracts.

Nov 23, 2015, 00:16 AM IST

Haryana govt adopts new policy, closes five toll plazas

Haryana Government on Tuesday said it has taken a policy decision not to charge toll on such roads which meet one of the five conditions including investment made on improvement of roads and annual tax collection.

Jun 30, 2015, 22:20 PM IST

Maharashtra enters partially toll-free regime from Sunday

Maharashtra prepares to enter a partially toll-free regime from Sunday midnight with the closure of 12 toll plazas, PWD Minister Chandrakant Patil said on Friday.

May 29, 2015, 22:46 PM IST

Tolls will stay, but looking at providing some relief: Gadkari

Electronic toll plazas in the country will not be removed, however, the government is considering providing some relief, Road Transport & Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari said on Friday.

May 08, 2015, 15:15 PM IST

No plan to hike road toll for large vehicles: Maharashtra PWD Minister

Maharashtra PWD Minister Chandrakant Patil on Saturday said the government had no plans to increase the levy of toll on large vehicles to compensate for abolishment of toll on light motor vehicles and state transport buses from the midnight of May 31.

Apr 12, 2015, 00:40 AM IST

India's first electronic toll collection system launched

The country's first interoperable RIFD-based electronic toll system was Friday rolled out on the Ahmedabad-Mumbai National Highway and the system would allow vehicles fitted with electronic tags to sail through six toll plazas.

Apr 12, 2013, 18:42 PM IST

HC bars toll plazas on NH-46 to collect extra fee

Madras HC directed that the enhanced fee at the toll plazas located at Vaniyambadi and Pallikonda on the Krishnagiri-Walajahpet sector of NH-46, should not be collected until further orders.

Jun 13, 2011, 23:43 PM IST

NHAI invites bids to replace ex-armymen at toll plazas

In a move that has raised the
hackles of 25,000 ex-servicemen manning highway toll plazas,
the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) has invited
bids to rope in private agencies for the job.

Jun 24, 2010, 21:49 PM IST