Nagaland

Transport Department issues guidelines on Permit for all Passenger Vehicles

Transport Department issues guidelines on Permit for all Passenger Vehicles

Kohima, July 22 (NEx): The State Transport Department issued guidelines on the Issue of Permit for all Passenger Service Vehicles in the State which shall come into immediate effect.

The department notified that under Section 73(a)(ii) and (iv) of the Motor Vehicles Rules for Excluded Areas, Assam, 1942 (Nagaland Amendment Rules, 1983) as amended vide Notification No. TPT/MV/2/79 dated 30/03/1983, Para 16, the fees for permits in respect of Passenger Service Vehicles are fixed as under:

* For Taxi Cab/Tourist Taxi – Rs. 200/- per year

* For Stage Carriage/City bus/Omni Bus – Rs. 300/- per year.

The Registering Authorities have been authorized to issue base permits for all category of passenger Service Vehicles on the basis of which the State Transport Authority shall issue All India Tourist Permit Authorization, lnter-State Permits, AlI Nagaland Tourist Taxi Permits, Inter District Contract Carriage (Bus) Permits, provided that the applicant must first obtain an assurance certificate from the State Transport Authority for issue of the above permits, the department notified.