Punjab News: In Punjab, disabled people will get 100% exemption in toll on National Highway. This announcement has been made by Social Security, Women and Child Development Minister Dr. Baljeet Kaur. Baljeet Kaur said- Vehicles registered in the name of disabled people (registered under the Motor Vehicle Act) have been given 100 percent concession in toll on the National Highway. Disabled persons will have to register the ownership of their vehicle as disabled in the registration certificate.
Dr. Baljeet Kaur said that any disabled person can get the ownership of his new or old vehicle registered as a disabled person by submitting an application in the Transport Department. He said that to avail this benefit, the concerned applicants will have to take a special fast tag with exemption. In this regard, they will have to register themselves on the website and after registration, after filling the online form, an exempted fast tag will be issued by the competent authority, which the disabled people will have to put on their vehicles.
Dr. Baljeet Kaur said that detailed information about the rules issued in this regard is available on the website of the department. Apart from this, if disabled people face any difficulty in availing this facility, then they can contact the office of the District Social Security Officer of their district or the Child Development Project Officer of the concerned block.