Motor Vehicles Act 1988 Current Affairs, GK & News

Bharat series (BH-series): New Registration Mark

Government of India has introduced a new registration mark under the Bharat Series (BH-Series) for new vehicles. Key Points New registration mark was launched in order to facilitate seamless transfer of vehicles. This citizen-centric, IT-based solution for vehicle registration was launched for facilitating mobility. Background Government as well as private sector employees undergo station relocation. ..

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National Register for Driving Licenses: Key Facts

The Ministry of Road Transport recently announced that the National Register for Driving Licenses is to be created. This is being done to remove duplication of driving licenses in the country. Most of the states are already on the SARATHI portal of National Informatics Centre. These states have been instructed to migrate to the newly ..

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Emission Norms of L7 category of BS VI notified

On May 24, 2020, the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways notified emission norms for L7 category for BS VI. With the notification, the BS VI process L, M and N category vehicles in the country gets completed. Highlights The emission norms will encourage the production of quadricycles. The quadricycle segment in India was introduced ..

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Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Bill, 2019

The Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways has introduced the Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Bill, 2019 in Lok Sabha. Features of the Bill The bill seeks to amend the Motor Vehicles Act, 1988 which provides for the grant of licenses and permits related to motor vehicles, standards for motor vehicles, and penalties for violation of ..

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Waiving Registration Charges for Electric Vehicles

The Ministry of Road Transport and Highways has released a draft notification which proposes to waive registration charges for electric vehicles. The exemption would be applicable to all category of vehicles, including two-wheelers. The move is apparently aimed at promoting electric vehicles (EVs) in India. The draft notification has been issued under various sections of ..

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