FASTags is now mandatory for four-wheelers
Road Transport and Highways Ministry have decided to make FASTags mandatory for all four-wheelers. as per the notification, old vehicles have been included for FASTags, this decision will come into effect from 1st January 2021.
- At the recent, Indian govt modified the Central Motor Vehicles Rules 1989 in order to make FASTag compulsory for new four-wheeled vehicles registration.
- It will be the responsibility of the vehicle manufacturers or their dealers to supply FASTag during registration.
- Moreover, you get new third party insurance. then, a valid FASTag will be needed. the Centre has altered in FORM 51 (certificate of Insurance). now, FORM 51 will capture FASTag ID.
- The main objective of it to promote electronic toll collection and make payments through the electronic at toll plazas only so that the vehicles could pass seamlessly.
Q.1 When FASTags will be mandatory for all four-wheelers?
FASTags will be mandatory for all four-wheelers from 1st January 2021.