Revolutionizing Transport

Revolutionizing  Transport  ?


Shri Nitin Gadkariji would have nothing less than full implementation of :





He has made a beginning by setting a target of issuing Radio Frequency Identification ( RFID ) or FAST-ags to 5 MILLION vehicles in ONE YEAR , to minimize cash transactions at toll plazas


The Transport Ministry will make all toll lanes RFID enabled and FAST-ags will be provided for all vehicles sold at dealerships


The Ministry has already asked automakers to fit DIGITAL TAGS in all vehicles


Toll lanes would also be enabled for a touch-and-go prepaid card system soon


A FAST-ags is linked to an account where the user adds money. When the vehicle approaches the lane at a toll plaza , a sensor reads the tag attached to the front windscreen of the vehicle , deducts the fee and the gate opens


The Ministry is also looking at more technology-based solutions


Soon , a GPS based toll collection system would be piloted at the Eastern Expressway , which will do away with the concept of toll gates


Let no one doubt Shri Gadkariji’s determination to implement  :



14  July  2017 / blogs





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