Press Information Bureau
Government of India
Ministry of Road Transport & Highways
09-November-2016 14:21 IST
Government suspends payment of fees on all toll plazas on National Highways till midnight of 11.11.2016
The government has decided to suspend payment of fees at toll plazas on all National Highways till the midnight of 11.11.2016. Instructions in this regard are being issued to all the concessionaries including BOT, OMT operators and other fee collection agencies. The decision has been taken in order to avoid difficulties that may be faced by the highway users following instructions by the Ministry of Finance yesterday that currency notes of the denominations of Rs. 500 and Rs. 1000 will no longer be legal tender from 12.00 am today.