Toll Plaza

  • This guy paid other people's toll tax on the last day of the Gurgaon toll plaza drawing huge smiles from commuters 21-02-2014 10:39 AM

    The toll plaza at the Delhi-Gurgaon border has finally shut down. It has been a a crazy place for daily commuters who've had to brave the long queues, the never-ending jams and the general chaos. Despite that, folks at www.mapsofindia.com decided to make a happy memory of the toll booth...
  • Commuters rejoice as toll ends at Delhi-Gurgaon expressway 20-02-2014 04:49 PM

    Toll plazas in 12 of the 16 lanes will be dismantled on Delhi-Gurgaon Expressway as the legal dispute over the plazas ended on Wednesday under the supervision of the Delhi High Court. ...
  • 12 toll plazas on Delhi-Gurgaon Expressway removed 19-02-2014 11:27 PM

    New Delhi: In a big relief to travellers on Delhi-Gurgaon Expressway, toll plazas in 12 of the 16 lanes, which had been causing huge traffic snarls on it, will be dismantled toll has been scrapped. The legal dispute over the plazas ended on Wednesday under the supervision of the Delhi...
  • Do away with toll plazas; devise new revenue model: Assocham 13-02-2014 07:47 PM

    New Delhi: A day after Maharashtra witnessed agitations against toll plazas, industry body Assocham on Thursday suggested the government do away with toll collection in this format and devise a new model on the lines of the one operational at airports across the country. "The model of user charges of...
  • Is the toll tax system in India against public interest? 12-02-2014 10:10 PM

    High drama was seen on the streets of Mumbai and Maharashtra as close to 500 Maharashtra Navnirman Sena activists blocking highways to protest against toll tax were taken into custody. Around 10:30 am on Wednesday a defiant MNS supremo Raj Thackeray made his way to the Vashi toll plaza to...
  • MNS toll agitation: Raj Thackeray released, will meet CM on Thursday 12-02-2014 01:07 PM

    Mumbai: Mumbai Police released Maharashtra Navniram Sena chief Raj Thackeray after he was detained in Mumbai's Chembur after he protested with his party workers over tax collection at toll plazas. Emerging out of the police station, Thackeray informed that the Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan had gave him a phone...
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  • News 360: MNS attacks toll plazas, NCP calls it political stunt 27-01-2014 08:38 PM

    Maharashtra Navnirman Sena MLA Pravin Darekar and 71 workers were arrested on Monday for vandalising a toll booth in Dahisar. The MNS workers were charged with sections of arson, riot, damage to public property. ...
  • Maharashtra toll booth violence: MNS MLA detained, 2 FIRs filed 27-01-2014 01:09 PM

    Mumbai: The police has swung into action after Maharashtra Navnirman Sena vandalised toll booths in different parts of Maharashtra. MNS MLA Pravin Darekar has been detained while two FIRs have been registered at Navghar and Dahisar. Earlier on Monday, MNS workers and policemen clashed at Dahisar. The MNS workers were...
  • Maharashtra toll booth violence: What it's all about 27-01-2014 12:04 PM

    The toll booth violence in Maharashtra is spreading each day as MNS and Shiv Sena workers are refusing to pay toll and vandalising toll booths. MNS chief Raj Thackeray announced that his party workers will not pay toll fees even if it means resorting to violence. "I am instructing all...
  • Raj Thackeray always looks for cheap publicity, says NCP 27-01-2014 11:44 AM

    Mumbai: The NCP has hit out at MNS chief Raj Thackeray for telling his workers to not pay toll even if that means resorting to violence. "Raj Thackeray is always looking out for means to get cheap publicity. He must refrain from such acts," said NCP leader Tariq Anwar. NCP...
  • Maharashtra: MNS workers vandalise more toll plaza offices 27-01-2014 08:16 AM

    Mumbai: In yet another incident of vandalism at Maharashtra's toll booths, activists of the Maharashtra Navnirman Sena went on a rampage, vandaling toll plaza offices in Thane, Airoli and Nagpur. This came after MNS chief Raj Thackeray announced that his party workers will not pay toll fees even if it...
  • Maharashtra: Four toll booths vandalised over tariff collection dispute 12-01-2014 01:22 PM

    Kolhapur: Four toll booths in Kolhapur have been attacked over the dispute of collection of toll tariff in the district. Not just toll booths, but the roads and highways nearby have also been severely vandalised. Shiv Sena workers are being blamed for the attack. In retaliation the Shiv Sena has...
  • UP: SP workers caught on camera while thrashing toll booth attendant for demanding money 04-01-2014 03:24 PM

    Lucknow: Samajwadi Party workers allegedly went on a rampage at a toll plaza on the Lucknow-Faizabad highway on Saturday. This after a toll booth attendant asked them to pay money for using the highway. CCTV footage accessed by CNN-IBN shows the party workers brutally attacking the toll booth worker with...
  • Narayan Rane's son allegedly assaults toll booth workers, arrested 04-12-2013 09:51 AM

    Mumbai: Yet another shocking instance of political high-handedness. Senior Congress leader Narayan Rane's son Nitesh Rane and 8 others allegedly assaulted three workers in this toll booth on the Mumbai-Goa highway. The Goa police have booked the Nitesh for rioting and assaulting a public servant. Meanwhile, a defiant Nitesh Rane...
  • Cong leader Narayan Rane's son assaults toll booth workers, detained 03-12-2013 07:08 PM

    Goa: In a blatant case of abuse of political power, Maharashtra Industries Minister and Congress leader Narayan Rane's son Nitesh Rane was detained on Tuesday for assaulting toll booth workers at a toll plaza in Goa for asking him to pay the toll. Police officials said a convoy of cars...
  • 4 Pune marketing professionals on Goa trip go missing mysteriously 06-11-2013 10:54 AM

    New Delhi: Four employees of a marketing firm in Pune, including a woman, who had embarked on a trip to Goa on Friday night have mysteriously gone missing. Even the mobile phones of all the four have been found to be switched off. Police forces of Pune, Satara and Kolhapur...
  • Gurgaon: INLD activists manhandle toll plaza manager 02-11-2013 05:41 PM

    Gurgaon: A CCTV footage showed INLD activists manhandling a toll plaza manager in Gurgaon. INLD activists allegedly beat up the manager when the buses going for a rally were charged. However, no action has been taken yet. Meanwhile, the main accused, Satbeer, has blamed the Congress for implicating him in...
  • Nashik: Sena MLA who abused toll plaza women staff arrested, released 27-08-2013 11:45 AM

    Mumbai: Shiv Sena MLA Anil Kadam, who allegedly abused the women staff at the Pimpalgaon toll plaza in Nashik was arrested on Monday and released on bail. The Sena MLA had sent his resignation to party chief Uddhav Thackeray on Saturday evening. Kadam had gone to the police station himself...
  • UP: SP MP's supporters manhandle toll plaza staff 14-04-2013 08:02 PM

    Fatehpur: Supporters accompanying a Samajwadi Party (SP) MP allegedly manhandled the staff of a toll plaza in Mallawan area of the district blaming them for traffic jam, a charge denied by the lawmaker. No police complaint has been lodged from either side. Vehicle of SP MP Rakesh Sachan, who was...
  • Hooda may buy operational rights of Gurgaon toll plaza 04-11-2012 11:24 AM

    Gurgaon: Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda on Saturday hinted that his government is mulling to buy the operational rights of the Gurgaon toll plaza located on the Delhi-Gurgaon expressway. The Chief Minister, while replying to a question, said though the issue comes under the Centre, he would try his...
  • Hooda hints at buying Gurgaon toll plaza 04-11-2012 01:37 AM

    Gurgaon: Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda on Saturday hinted that his government is mulling to buy the operational rights of the Gurgaon toll plaza located on the Delhi-Gurgaon expressway. The Chief Minister, while replying to a question, said though the issue comes under the Centre, he would try his...
  • Punjab: Rs 35 toll waived at gunpoint in Ropar 04-11-2011 06:38 PM

    Ropar: Barely weeks after the toll plaza shooting at the Delhi-Gurgaon border, a toll attendant in Ropar, Punjab, was threatened by three men for waiving Rs 35. It started with an argument at the toll booth when three men threatened the attendant to let them go without paying the tax....
  • Gurgaon toll plaza case solved, 2 arrested 26-09-2011 07:50 PM

    New Delhi: The Gurgaon police on Monday claimed to have cracked the case of toll plaza shooting that took place on Friday. Three days after 22-year-old Umesh Kant Pandey, a toll plaza attendant, was gunned down for a mere twenty-seven rupees. The police have managed to nab the accused. A...
  • Police arrest two in Gurgaon toll shooting case 26-09-2011 07:45 AM

    New Delhi: The police have arrested two persons in the Gurgaon toll-plaza shooting that took place on Friday. The police have named two people, Vijay Veer and Manjeet. One of them belongs to Manesar and the other is from Shikhopur in Haryana. Vijay Veer was allegedly the one who shot...
  • Gurgaon toll shooting: police remain clueless 25-09-2011 07:28 AM

    New Delhi: It has been close to two days since a toll collector was shot dead by unknown assailants at the toll-plaza in Gurgaon, but the police continued to search for clues. What has been making matters worse is that the toll company is yet to give any compensation to...
  • Gurgaon toll shooting: police look for clues 24-09-2011 09:01 AM

    New Delhi: The police have recorded statements of the people present at the Delhi-Gurgaon toll plaza when a toll plaza attendant was shot dead. 22-year-old toll-plaza attendant Umesh Kumar Pandey was shot dead on Friday morning at the Delhi-Gurgaon toll-plaza. The assailants who came in an SUV refused to pay...
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  • Watch: Gurgaon toll-plaza attendant being shot dead 23-09-2011 08:53 PM

    Gurgaon: An attendant at the Toll plaza at Kheri Daula was shot dead by unknown persons when he insisted on toll fees from a car, police said on Friday. According to Gurgaon Police Commissioner SS Deswal, 22-year-old attendant Umesh Kumar Pandey had asked for the toll fees from the car...
  • Toll plaza attendant shot dead in Gurgaon 23-09-2011 08:09 PM

    Gurgaon: An attendant at the Toll plaza at Kheri Daula was shot dead by unknown persons when he insisted on toll fees from a car, police said on Friday. According to Gurgaon Police Commissioner SS Deswal, 22-year-old attendant Umesh Kumar Pandey had asked for the toll fees from the car...