Electronic Toll Collection launched on Chennai-Bengaluru corridor of Golden Quadrilateral


  • After implementing Electronic Toll Collection (ETC) on Delhi-Mumbai corridor of the Golden Quadrilateral (GQ), the system was today launched on the Chennai – Bengaluru corridor aiming to help road-users save time and money.
  • The Centre had introduced ETC for payment of user fee on National Highways through inter-operable system with the help of ‘FASTag’, a Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) enabled pre-paid tag fixed on vehicles’ windscreen.
  • The initiative was launched at Sriperumbudur here on the Chennai-Bengaluru GQ, covering toll plazas on NH 4, NH 7 and NH 46.
  • Toll plazas of Bengaluru-Mumbai section will be added soon for seamless passage between Chennai and Mumbai.

Source: ET

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