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Vehicle fitness certificate, driving license validity extended till June 30

Due to the disruption caused by the lockdown, government has announced an extension of validity of fitness certificate, permits and driving licence. Any of these documents with validity expiring after Feb 1, 2020 will be considered valid till June 30, 2020. Truckers don’t have to worry about permits expiring during lockdown as all the states […]

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Road Safety

The silver lining in these life changing times

We started our journey with Intents Mobi with the objective to save lives on the road. From our day to day life, to the products we have been working on, road safety has been the common denominator. There are close to 5,00,000 accidents on Indian roads, leading to almost 1,50,000 fatalities, every year. That is […]

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Hindi

तीन महीनो के लिए लोन की EMI नहीं देनी होगी

रिज़र्व बैंक ऑफ़ इंडिया ने सभी बैंक्स को कहा है कि तीन महीने तक लोगों से EMI न लें.यह लोन किसी भी प्रकार के ही सकते हैं! पर इसका मतलब यह नहीं है की यह EMI माफ़ कर दी गयी है, आपको यह पैसे देने होंगे! पर अगर आपकी इनकम बंद हो गयी है तो […]

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English Transport News

No EMI for Loans for 3 months

The Reserve Bank of India has instructed commercial institutions to defer the collection of EMIs for loans for three months. This does not mean that the three months EMIs will never be charged from you, it is just that you can chose to not pay the EMIs for three months when your business is impacted […]

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Hindi Transport News

कैबिनेट सचिव ने माल गतिरोध को हटाने के निर्देश दिए

कैबिनेट सचिव राजीव गौबा ने राज्यों को निर्देश दिया है कि लौकडाउन के कारण अटके ट्रकों को उनके गंतव्य तक जाने दिया जाए। यह निर्देश गैर जरुरी सामान के लिए भी है। इस गतिरोध के कारण माल गोदाम एवं अन्य सेवाएँ प्रभावित हैं। गतिरोध हटने के बाद केवल जरुरी सामान के ट्रक चलने देने के […]

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English Transport News

Cabinet Secretary instructs states to clear cargo logjam

Cabinet secretary Rajiv Gauba instructed state bureaucrats to allow stranded trucks to reach their destinations. This includes non-essential goods too. The logjam has led to closure of warehouses and impacted logistics operations. He instructed that once the logjam has cleared, the fresh movement should only be of essential goods.

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Road Safety

More than 11,000 deaths due to speed breakers and potholes alone

Wikipedia describes speed bumps as “Traffic calming devices that use vertical deflection to slow motor-vehicle traffic in order to improve safety conditions.” However, to many of us, this statement might sound a bit ironic. In all the time we have been driving, I am sure most of us would have faced moments of panic when […]