The renewal fee, as per the notification issued on October 5, is eight times more than the cost of registering a new vehicle.
The Union Ministry of Road Transport and Highways has sanctioned Rs 928.41 crore for the expansion of NH-63 into a four-lane road from ORR Appa Junction in Hyderabad to Manneguda in Vikarabad.
“We typically take up roads which are commercially viable, where the cost of funds is less than the internal rate of return (IRR) of new projects.
National Green Tribunal wants detailed report on road widening proposal in Telangana's Kawal Tiger Reserve
The NGT also wanted an assessment of possible damage and ways to prevent it.
This scheme will facilitate free movement of personal vehicles across states/union territories of India upon relocation.
Telangana's road transport authorities remain reluctant to adopt the Union Ministry's new rules that include the provision of obtaining a driving license without appearing for a driving test.
According to a report by the Union Ministry of Road Transport and Highways, Andhra Pradesh stands on the eighth spot in the number of road mishaps recorded in a year.
This covers all documents whose validity has expired since Feb 1, 2020, or would expire by September 30, 2021.
The ministry in a statement said that comments from general public and all stakeholders have been sought within a period of 30 days from the date of issuance of this draft notification.
In 2020-21, the MoRTH approved an annual plan with an outlay of Rs 1,430 crore and further enhanced it to Rs 2,702 crore.
The ministry said it has urged all state and UTs to quickly skill the drivers with training in handling of hazardous chemicals and liquid oxygen through short programmes and apprenticeships.
The Ministry of Road Transport and Highways said it has received an alert from the Indian Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-In) about possible cyber attacks.
The plea sought directions to the government to ensure that all public utility service providers mandatorily use the facilities and avoid unnecessary re-digging or trenching of roadways.