Delhi government notification of odd and even number car scheme, to be in force from January 1, 2016

From January 1, 2016 Delhi will witness the implementation of the ambitious odd and even umber car scheme to check air pollution. With just two days to go, see this official notification from Delhi government for list of exemptions and other details

In exercise of the powers conferred vide section 115 read with clause (41) of section 2 of the Motor Vehicles Act 1988, (59 of 1988), the Lieutenant Governor of the National Capital Territory of Delhi, on being satisfied that further steps are required to control vehicular pollution caused by non-transport four wheeled vehicles (motor cars etc.), hereby orders, in the interest of public safety, that the following prohibitory / restrictive measures shall be in vogue in the area of National Capital Territory of Delhi; namely: The plying of non-transport four wheeled vehicles (Motor Cars etc.) having registration number ending with odd digit (1,3,5,7,9) shall be prohibited on even dates of the month (i.e.2nd, 4th ,6th ,8th, 10th, 12th day and so on) and plying of the non-transport Vehicles having registration number ending with even digit (0,2,4,6,8) shall be prohibited on odd dates of the month (i.e. 1st, 3rd, 5th, 7th, 9th, 11th day and so on); These restrictions shall also apply to the non-transport four wheeled vehicles bearing registration number of other states; These restrictions shall be applicable from 8 AM to 8 PM of such dates; These restrictions shall not be applicable on Sundays; These restrictions shall not apply to the vehicles of such categories as mentioned in the Schedule annexed to this notification; and Violation of these orders shall attract a fine of Rs. 2000/- in accordance with the provisions of sub- section (1) of section 194 of the Motor Vehicles Act, 1988.

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