New Delhi, August 24
The Ministry of Road Transport and Highways has determined to increase the validity of driving licences and required paperwork of motor automobiles until December 31, 2020, in wake of the coronavirus pandemic, an official assertion stated on Monday.
The ministry had earlier prolonged the validity of the paperwork until September 30.
“Ministry of Road Transport and Highways has decided to extend the validity of Fitness, Permits, Licenses, Registration or other documents under Motor Vehicles Act, 1988 and Central Motor Vehicle Rules, 1989 till the 30th of December 2020,” stated the assertion.
It has additional suggested that every one involved paperwork whose extension of validity couldn’t or not going be granted because of the lockdown and which had expired since February 1, 2020, or would expire by December 31, 2020, could also be handled to be legitimate until December 31, 2020.
Enforcement authorities have been suggested to deal with such paperwork legitimate until December 31, 2020, it stated. — IANS