Pre-paid booths for auto-rickshaws to start in the city again

Under the leadership of SP, the Transport Department has issued orders to reintroduced pre-paid booths for auto-rickshaws.

The scheme will be named as Autorickshaw Prepaid Booth Yojana 2020. It will ensure passenger security and curb the practice of auto-rickshaw drivers charging exorbitant fares.

The SP Committee will decide the fare charges and guideline of the scheme.

The State Transport Department has issued the order to all the regional and district transport officers. As per the orders, besides all the divisional headquarters, the prepaid autorickshaw booth service will also be applicable at Alwar, Bhilwara, Jaisalmer, Sawai Madhopur and Pushkar.

For Udaipur division, Deputy Commissioner of Police, Rahul Prakash and Superintendent of Police, Kailash Chandra Bishnoi will be Chairman of the Autorickshaw Prepaid Booth Yojana 2020 committee. Besides, the people from the Transport Union and Auto Rickshaw Union will the members of Autorickshaw Prepaid Booth Committee.


Get your driving licence and vehicle registration letter (RC) at your Doorstep

According to recent directives issued by the Government, the transport department will be dispatching driving licences and vehicle registration certificates directly at the applicant’s postal address. Just like passports, people now are no more required to visit the transport office a multiple number of times to collect their documents.

The increasing intervention of middle-men and agents create hassles, and as such, the step has been taken to avoid troubles faced by consumers. The directives were issued on 1st of August, following which the Udaipur Transport Department has enforced the same from 7th August Wednesday.

Applicants are required to give the exact postal address for the delivery of their certificates. If the address is found to be incorrect or incomplete, the post will return to the RTO office.