Fake Cop

Photo: The Indian Express

23-Year-Old Fake Cop Evading Toll Plaza Money Arrested

In a bizarre incident, a 23-year-old man was arrested by Firozabad police for impersonating a cop and extorting money from vehicle drivers. On October 3, the Uttar Pradesh police said, Mukesh Yadav (23) used to evade toll tax off from Yamuna Expressway near Agra. He was caught after police found his age and physical appearance questionable for the position and investigated to find Yadav, a fraud, evading toll plaza money.

Tue, 04 Oct 2022 - 09:03 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: UP Police, Toll Plaza, Tax Evasion, arrested, fake cop

toll plazas

Photo: The Times of India

Govt Plans To Remove Toll Plazas At National Highways

The Central Government is planning to remove all the toll plazas from the National Highways. The Steps are being taken in order to reduce traffic congestion on the highways. In addition, the Central Government will install high-quality cameras on entry-exit points of plazas, to read number plates, reducing human intervention. The camera will read number plates, helping reduction of taxes, directly from the owner's bank accounts.

Fri, 26 Aug 2022 - 09:02 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Toll Plaza, national highways, Cameras, Union government, Nitin Gadkari

Courtesy: Zee News India

Toll Plaza

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Toll Bouncers Allegedly Beat Up Couple In Gurugram-Sohna Road

Toll plaza bouncers at Gurugram-Sohna road allegedly beat up a couple, on July 28. The incident occurred when Ritu Yadav was traveling in a car with her husband and children from Raisina to Maruti Kunj. As per sources, she asked the toll workers to remove the barricade and let her go. Ritu then got down from the car and tried to remove the barricade by herself, when she was attacked.

Fri, 29 Jul 2022 - 03:35 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Gurugram, Sohna, Toll Plaza, Toll Bouncers, attacked

Union Minister Nitin Gadkari

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NHAI Suffers Rs 2,731 Crore Loss Due To Farmers' Protest; Nitin Gadkari

The Union Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari addressed the Parliament and said, the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) incurred a loss of Rs 2,731 crore. He further stated that due to the agitation of farmers against the "Three Farm Laws" in 2020, at least 65 toll plazas were not operational. Reportedly, regions of Haryana, Punjab and Rajasthan, contributed majorly to the losses. 

Wed, 01 Dec 2021 - 08:08 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: NHAI, Nitin Gadkari, Union Minister, Delhi, Toll Plaza

Courtesy: Free Press Journal

Photo obtained by Delhi Police.

Photo: ANI News

Murder Accused Wrestler Sushil Kumar Spotted At Meerut's Toll Plaza

The Delhi Police have received pictures of murder accused wrestler Sushil Kumar, which, according to sources, were taken at Meerut's toll plaza. The picture shows two men in a car, out of which the one wearing white T-shirt is suspected to be Kumar. Earlier, the Delhi Police had announced a cash prize of Rs 1 lakh to the providers of any lead on Sushil who is absconding since May 4.

Fri, 21 May 2021 - 10:24 AM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: Sushil Kumar, Meerut , Toll Plaza, murder

Courtesy: ABP News


Photo: GoMechanic

Transport Min Extends Deadline Of Mandatory FASTag Till Feb 15

The deadline to collect toll charges through FASTag has been extended till February 15 by the Union Transport Ministry. Earlier, the government had set the deadline for January 1. Moreover, to encourage the use of FASTag, dedicated 'FASTag Lanes' have been made at all toll plazas. Besides, vehicles without 'FASTag' will need to pay double the toll fee. Reportedly, about 20-25% people are still paying toll charges in form of cash. 

Thu, 31 Dec 2020 - 10:06 AM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: FASTag, Indian government, Toll Plaza, Toll Fee