Nitin Gadkari asserted 93% of the vehicles pay toll using FASTag, while the remaining 7 per cent have still not taken it despite paying a double toll.
All vehicles not fitted with FASTags shall be charged double on every electronic toll plaza, said the Ministry of Road Transport & Highways.
The relaxation is for 30 days and has been taken on the request of NHAI so that the citizens are not put to any inconvenience.
The government has directed to declare all lanes of fee plazas on national highways as 'FASTag lanes' by December 1.
A tractor at work at the construction site of the Central Vista project, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/Ravi Choudhary
Congress General Secretary and AICC in-charge of Uttar Pradesh (UP) Priyanka Gandhi speaks during 'Pratigya rally', ahead of UP Assembly elections 2022, in Moradabad.PTI Photo
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M. K. Stalin visits the flood affected areas, in Thoothukudi.PTI Photo
Doctors release a health advisory during an awareness campaign against air pollution to mark National Pollution Control Day, in Kolkata.PTI Photo
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