No new registration of diesel cabs in NCT: Supreme Court 

New Delhi, May 10 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Monday said there will be no new registration of diesel taxis and only cabs running on petrol and compressed natural gas (CNG) will be registered in the National Capital Territory (NCT).

The apex court bench headed by Chief Justice T.S. Thakur said all the cabs now operating within NCT will be allowed to operate in National Capital Region (NCR).

The court said this while modifying its earlier order banning the plying of diesel cabs within the national capital and the NCR.

Addressing the problem being faced by the people in the wake of the order banning the running of diesel cabs, the court said those holding all-India tourist permit will be allowed to operate their cabs point-to-point within the NCR till the expiry of their permits.

The court said that upon expiry of their permits, the same will be renewed subject to an undertaking that they will no more operate their cabs from point-to-point in the NCR.

Having said this, the court said the government will frame necessary rules backing its order and phasing out of diesel cabs.

The court said this modifying its earlier April 30 order.

Leave a Reply

Please enter your comment!

The opinions, views, and thoughts expressed by the readers and those providing comments are theirs alone and do not reflect the opinions of www.mangalorean.com or any employee thereof. www.mangalorean.com is not responsible for the accuracy of any of the information supplied by the readers. Responsibility for the content of comments belongs to the commenter alone.  

We request the readers to refrain from posting defamatory, inflammatory comments and not indulge in personal attacks. However, it is obligatory on the part of www.mangalorean.com to provide the IP address and other details of senders of such comments to the concerned authorities upon their request.

Hence we request all our readers to help us to delete comments that do not follow these guidelines by informing us at  info@mangalorean.com. Lets work together to keep the comments clean and worthful, thereby make a difference in the community.

Please enter your name here