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RTOs intensify drive against autos, taxis

HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times  Mumbai, December 17, 2012
First Published: 01:25 IST(17/12/2012) | Last Updated: 01:26 IST(17/12/2012)

On the first day of its drive to penalise taxis without recalibrated e-meters, the Tardeo RTO fined 26 taxi drivers on Sunday.

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Andheri and Wadala RTOs, too, penalised seven auto drivers for not adhering to the December 15 deadline for recalibrations.

The drivers were either levied a fine of Rs. 700 or have their licences suspended for seven days. “From Monday, we will have more squads to keep a check on taxis,” said MB Jadhav, Tardeo RTO.

RTO officers have also appealed to commuters to inform them about autos and taxis plying without recalibrated meters.


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