Mumbai made FASTag compulsory! Yes, now Mumbaikars will have to use FASTag for their car as it has been made mandatory for road trips. Not only this, it also involves crossing any toll plaza on the national highways of India.
Tere are five toll plazas to enter the city with fastags including Dahisar (Western Expressway), Mulund (Lal Bahadur Shastri Road), Mulund (East Expressway), Airoli (Mulund-Airoli Road) and Vashi (Shiv-Panvel Road). Is important). The central government had earlier made it mandatory for all vehicles passing through any toll plaza from February 15 to have FASTags, for which they have to pay double the toll as penalty. This can benefit more than 20,000 to 25,000 vehicle owners and will further reduce the jam caused by it. In addition, customers can now do it online through FASTag and then they can get a pass for it.
FASTags were made mandatory for the Rajiv Gandhi Bandra-Worli Sea Bridge and Mumbai-Pune Expressway from 1 January 2021. FASTag is valid for a period of 5 years from the date of issue.