The wait for the passengers traveling by Yamuna Expressway is over now. FASTag based toll collection has started at toll plazas from today. Read full news.
New Delhi: The wait for the passengers traveling by Yamuna Expressway is over now. FASTag based toll collection has started at toll plazas from today. Not only this, if you have to wait more than 10 seconds at the toll plaza (Yamuna Expressway FASTag) then the toll will be free. So if you have not installed FASTag in your car till now, then get it installed immediately. And also, before going to the toll now, know the necessary terms and conditions related to it, otherwise you may get into trouble.
FASTag on Yamuna Expressway
Significantly, the Yamuna Expressway, a 6-lane high-speed corridor, is 165 km long, which connects Greater Noida to Agra. Three toll plazas fall during this journey, Jewar, Mathura and Agra. Jaypee Infratech Limited (JIL) operates Yamuna Expressway. Being a private highway, the responsibility of toll collection on this highway is also with Jaypee Infratech Limited. Noida Expressway is a private expressway, but after a lot of demand, FASTag based toll collection has been implemented here too.
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Have to pay like this
With the introduction of FASTag based toll collection, now passengers going from Noida to Lucknow will not have to queue at the toll plaza. Initially, the expressway will have a total of four FASTag lanes on both sides. Toll is being paid on the rest of the lenses through cash or digital mode. Later this will also be increased to fully FASTag based toll collection. According to reports, an agreement has been signed between Yamuna Development Authority, IDBI and Jaypee Infratech. After which the facility of FASTag has been started from tomorrow.
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Toll free if you wait more than 10 seconds!
From now on, it will not take more than 10 seconds to pay for vehicles at toll plazas. For this, NHAI had issued guidelines a few days ago, which states that if the line is longer than 100 meters at the toll plaza, then you will not have to pay toll tax. Yellow lines have also been drawn at toll collection points to implement the new rules. If the traffic crosses the yellow line, then the vehicles will not be charged toll, the cars ahead will be allowed to pass without toll. These rules will be valid even during the peak hours of traffic.
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