Tribune Information Service
Mohali, 3 September
Involved over the cab drivers carrying passengers on the Chandigarh Worldwide Airport, the Regional Transport Authority (RTA) has introduced the launch of pay as you go taxi service for the comfort of the passengers.
Fares vary from Rs 450 to Rs 1,200 relying on the gap and seating capability of the taxi.
Ajay Bhardwaj, Chief Govt Officer, Chandigarh Worldwide Airport Restricted (CHIAL), mentioned that as per the letter obtained from the secretary, RTA, as much as a distance of 10 km, the fare for a non-AC taxi (5 seater) can be Rs 450 and for an AC automobile 700 Rs. For a seven-seater non-AC and AC automobile, the fare can be Rs 800 and Rs 900, respectively, for a distance not exceeding 10 km. Equally, for a distance of 11 to twenty km, the fare for a 5 seater non AC and AC taxi can be Rs 600 and 700 respectively, whereas for a seven seater non AC and AC automobile it is going to be Rs 800 and Rs 900. , respectively. For a distance of 21 to 25 km, the fare for 5 seat non AC and AC can be Rs 700 and Rs 800. automobile, and Rs 1,000 and Rs 1,100 for a seven-seater non-AC and AC automobile, respectively. For a distance of 26 to 30 km, the fare for a 5 seater non AC and AC automobile can be Rs 800, Rs 900 respectively, whereas for a seven seater non AC and AC automobile it is going to be Rs 1,100 and Rs 1,200 respectively.
Bhardwaj mentioned that CHIAL has additionally determined to impose fines for parking for greater than 10 minutes close to no-parking zones within the arrival and departure lounges. He mentioned no charge can be charged for parking for 10 minutes, however a high quality of Rs 170 for a automobile and Rs 200 for an SUV parked for 11 to twenty minutes. Earlier, a high quality of Rs 340 and Rs 400 was imposed in case of automobiles and SUVs parked for greater than 10 minutes, respectively.
He mentioned that as per the Motor Automobiles Modification Act, 2019, Punjab, if a automobile is discovered parked for greater than 21 minutes, a high quality of Rs 500 can be imposed. He mentioned that automobiles discovered with out drivers in no-parking zones can be eliminated.
Bhardwaj mentioned, there was no change within the parking charge
Rs 30 is charged for automobiles and SUVs parked for half-hour. After this, Rs 85 and Rs 100 are charged from automobile and SUV drivers respectively.