May 16, 2021

rfid: Industrial autos sans RFID tags will not be allowed entry in Delhi from Jan 1: Air high quality panel



New Delhi: Contemplating the nationwide capital’s air pollution situation, the Fee for Air High quality Administration in NCR and Adjoining Areas areas on Tuesday introduced that business autos with out RFID tags won’t be allowed to enter town from January 1.

The Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) system has been arrange at 13 toll plazas in Delhi to manage air pollution from business autos coming into town. The fee, headed by former Delhi chief secretary M M Kutty, famous that RFID system was not being totally carried out at these 13 toll plazas, which account for entry of about 70 per cent business autos in Delhi.

“It was dropped at the discover of the Fee for Air High quality Administration for Delhi NCR and adjoining areas that RFID just isn’t being totally carried out at 13 toll plazas in Delhi with impact from August 14 and waiver is being given to business autos with out such tags or insufficient steadiness within the tags.”

Contemplating the air pollution situation in Delhi and the truth that business autos are main contributors to vehicular air pollution, the South Delhi Municipal Company (SDMC) has been instructed to make sure RFID compliance in any respect the 13 toll plazas with impact from January 1, 2021, and disallow entry of autos with out RFID tags or insufficient steadiness within the tags,” the panel, constituted by the Setting Ministry mentioned.

SDMC has additionally been directed to offer ample publicity and advance intimation to attenuate inconvenience for the drivers of economic autos coming into Delhi.