TOLL PLAZA

  • UP: Samajwadi Party supporters thrash toll plaza employees in Barabanki district 1 week ago

    Barabanki: In an yet another incident of hooliganism, Samajwadi Party MLA supporters on Friday thrashed a toll plaza employee in Barabanki district. Supporters of an SP Leader roughed up toll booth staff for stopping MLA Abhay Singh for driving in the wrong lane. The supporters were reportedly upset over this matter...
  • Electronic toll collection at highways to start from October 27 October 21, 2014

    New Delhi: The government will commence the electronic toll collection process across national highways from October 27. With the inauguration of Electronic Toll Collection (ETC) system by the Minister of Road Transport and Highways, Nitin Gadkari on October 27, a uniform and acceptable standard of service to the commuters would become...
  • Maharashtra to shut down 44 toll plazas June 9, 2014

    Mumbai: In an important decision ahead of the Assembly polls, the Maharashtra government on Monday announced closure of 44 toll plazas, a move that comes in the backdrop of protests over levy of road tax in the State. The announcement was made by Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar, while replying to...
  • This guy paid other people's toll tax on the last day of the Gurgaon toll plaza drawing huge smiles from commuters February 21, 2014

    The toll plaza at the DelhiGurgaon border has finally shut down. It has been a a crazy place for daily commuters who've had to brave the long queues, the neverending 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 DelhiGurgaon expressway February 20, 2014

    Toll plazas in 12 of the 16 lanes will be dismantled on DelhiGurgaon Expressway as the legal dispute over the plazas ended on Wednesday under the supervision of the Delhi High Court. ...
  • 12 toll plazas on DelhiGurgaon Expressway removed February 19, 2014

    New Delhi: In a big relief to travellers on DelhiGurgaon 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 February 13, 2014

    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 the...
  • Is the toll tax system in India against public interest? February 12, 2014

    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 February 12, 2014

    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...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai January 27, 2014

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  • News 360: MNS attacks toll plazas, NCP calls it political stunt January 27, 2014

    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 January 27, 2014

    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 January 27, 2014

    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 January 27, 2014

    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 January 27, 2014

    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 January 12, 2014

    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 January 4, 2014

    Lucknow: Samajwadi Party workers allegedly went on a rampage at a toll plaza on the LucknowFaizabad highway on Saturday. This after a toll booth attendant asked them to pay money for using the highway. CCTV footage accessed by CNNIBN shows the party workers brutally attacking the toll booth worker...
  • Narayan Rane's son allegedly assaults toll booth workers, arrested December 4, 2013

    Mumbai: Yet another shocking instance of political highhandedness. Senior Congress leader Narayan Rane's son Nitesh Rane and 8 others allegedly assaulted three workers in this toll booth on the MumbaiGoa highway. The Goa police have booked the Nitesh for rioting and assaulting a public servant. Meanwhile, a defiant Nitesh Rane has...
  • Cong leader Narayan Rane's son assaults toll booth workers, detained December 3, 2013

    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 headed...
  • 4 Pune marketing professionals on Goa trip go missing mysteriously November 6, 2013

    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 districts...
  • Gurgaon: INLD activists manhandle toll plaza manager November 2, 2013

    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 the...
  • Nashik: Sena MLA who abused toll plaza women staff arrested, released August 27, 2013

    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...
  • UP: SP MP's supporters manhandle toll plaza staff April 14, 2013

    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 coming...
  • Hooda may buy operational rights of Gurgaon toll plaza November 4, 2012

    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 DelhiGurgaon expressway. The Chief Minister, while replying to a question, said though the issue comes under the Centre, he would try...
  • Hooda hints at buying Gurgaon toll plaza November 4, 2012

    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 DelhiGurgaon expressway. The Chief Minister, while replying to a question, said though the issue comes under the Centre, he would try his...
  • Party MP brandishing gun 'extremely disturbing': Cong October 13, 2012

    New Delhi: Congress on Friday described as "extremely disturbing" its Lok Sabha MP from Gujarat Vitthal Radadia for his act of brandishing a gun to threaten the employees of a toll plaza in the state. "Images which are being shown on TV are disturbing undoubtedly. There is no running away...
  • Watch: Gurgaon toll plaza attacked, looted by over 20 men September 29, 2012

    Over 20 men attacked the GurgaonAlwar highway on the Gurgaon toll plaza on Thursday and looted more than Rs 1 lakh. The incident was captured on a CCTV. The attackers also opened fire and injured three toll plaza employees. They also vandalised vehicles at the toll plaza. This comes a year after...
  • Over 20 men attack Gurgaon toll plaza, loot Rs 1 lakh September 29, 2012

    Gurgaon: There has been yet another attack at a toll plaza in Gurgaon on the GurgaonAlwar highway, a year after the fatal shooting of an employee. Over 20 men attacked the plaza on Thursday and looted more than Rs 1 lakh. The incident was captured on a CCTV. The attackers also...
  • Free ride on Gurgaon expressway till September 28 September 25, 2012

    Chandigarh: With the Punjab and Haryana High Court on Tuesday ordering status quo, the tollfree ride on the DelhiGurgaon Expressway will continue for vehicles, other than commercial vehicles, till September 28. The case pertaining to decongestion of the busy toll plaza on the expressway and collection of toll, which was to...
  • No toll for Gurgaon expressway, directs High Court September 4, 2012

    New Delhi: From Tuesday midnight, commuters may not have to pay the toll charges for the Gurgaon expressway in the national capital. The action comes after the Punjab and Haryana High Court restrained the collection of toll charges from Tuesday onwards. The court acted after observing that toll authorities failed...