FASTag (Fastag) has become necessary across the country from today. Now it is necessary to fasten in your car, truck, bus, all four wheel vehicles. Whenever you pass through any national highway, you will now have to pay via Fastag in the toll plaza. If you are paying offline then you are getting double the money. Fastag vehicles do not need to stop. Money is deducted from their Fastag account.
Fastag has become mandatory across the country since midnight. A driver at the Niamatpur Ikarotia toll plaza on the Delhi-Lucknow National Highway said, “Trains are not allowed to go without fastag. Double the amount of money is not being charged for cars which do not have fastag.” pic.twitter.com/vBeX0tdzsC
– ANI_HindiNews (indAHindinews) February 16, 2021
According to a government statement, if the trains which do not have FASTag or FASTag are not working, then M and N category trains will have to pay the double toll.
Know where to find FASTag
The National Highway Authority of India (NHAI) has created more than 40,000 setters across the country. From here you can buy FASTag by showing your required documents. FASTag centers have also been built along the toll plaza. With this you can buy FASTag from banks too. For this, the government has selected 23 banks. From where you can buy Syndicate Bank, Axis Bank, IDFC Bank, HDFC Bank, State Bank of India SBI) and ICICI Bank are among the list of 23 banks. Apart from offline, you can also buy FASTag online.