The National Highway Authority of India (NHAI) will open dedicated FASTag lanes at 48 different toll plazas on Delhi – Mumbai, Mumbai-Chennai Corridors. It was first introduced in October 2014 to enable cashless payments at Toll Plazas; FASTag is an electronic toll collection system that works on RFID by making toll payments directly from the pre-paid account linked to it; car owners can purchase tags and stick them on windshields. In addition, the RFID enabled tags can now be purchased at 23 new Toll Plazas through Points of Sale (POS) outlets. Out of these, 19 POS outlets are already open, 4 more will be added within a week, NHAI added. The government says that the system is currently operational in more than 325 toll plazas on national highways across the country. However, note that the NHAI has a total of…
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