Ambulance, truck and e-rickshaw fare to be fixed sought suggestions from operators

Let us tell you, the rates of all commercial vehicles including trucks, taxis, maxi, transport corporation buses, private buses are to be fixed afresh by the State Transport Authority

Ambulance, truck and e-rickshaw fare to be fixed sought suggestions from operators

Along with increasing the fares of all commercial vehicles including trucks, the Transport Department is preparing to fix the rates of e-rickshaws. The Transport Department has also sought the suggestions of the concerned ambulance operators for revising the rates prescribed under the Disaster Act.

Let us tell you, the rates of all commercial vehicles including trucks, taxis, maxi, transport corporation buses, private buses are to be fixed afresh by the State Transport Authority. For this, proposals have also been sought through the Divisional Transport Officers.

According to sources in the Transport Department, preparations are on to increase the fares of commercial vehicles including trucks at the departmental level. Because last time there was no increase in the fare of trucks by the State Transport Authority. A draft is also being prepared to fix the fare rates for e-rickshaws. Along with this, the rates of ambulances operated in Dehradun, Haridwar, Rishikesh, Vikasnagar, Roorkee will be fixed afresh. Ambulance operators are not satisfied with the fares fixed. In such a situation, suggestions have been sought from the ambulance operators.

RTO DC Pathoi says that proposals are being sought from the State Transport Authority regarding the fixation of fares. A committee has been constituted regarding the fixation of rent, which is determining the proposed rent after studying all the aspects. Finally, after discussing all the aspects, the new rates of fare will be decided by the State Transport Authority.