Mangaluru: The Nationwide Highways Authority of India on Thursday issued a round to revise the charges of tollgates at Hejamadi because of the merger of Surathkal tollgate with Hejamadi tollgate.

“Authorities of Karnataka, primarily based on the persistent request/demand by the native public/VIP references, the Competent Authority has accorded approval for the merger of New Mangalore at Surathkal Toll Plaza @ Km 358.042 (Close to NITK, Campus on NH-66). Port Highway connectivity with adjoining Hejammadi Toll Plaza at Km 347.180 of NH-66 coming beneath BOT (Toll) challenge of M/s Navyug Udupi Tollway Pvt. Toll charge for 1000 km and present consumer charge charges will likely be charged at Hejamadi toll plaza. Round added.

NHAI additionally stated that there may very well be a chance of regulation and order scenario at Hejamadi tollgate and urged the authorities to make sure that no untoward incident takes place.

Maintaining the above details in thoughts, it’s requested to supply crucial district administration assist/help together with police safety. Please be certain that there will likely be no regulation and order situation at Hejamadi toll plaza,” the round additional learn.

A automobile was being charged Rs. One other Rs 60 was being charged for one-way move at Surathkal toll gate. 40 at Hejamadi Toll Gate. Following the most recent round, a collective Rs. Rs 100 will likely be charged for a automobile on the Hejamadi toll gate for a single journey. Equally, Rs 10 was being charged from buses and vehicles (two axles). 210 at Surathkal toll gate and Rs. 145 at Hejamadi toll gate which has now been revised to Rs. 355.

Rs 100 was being charged on heavy building equipment, earth transferring gear and multi axle autos. Rs 325 is being charged at Surathkal toll. 225 on Hejamadi toll, with the difficulty of round it has now been revised to Rs. 550 at Hejmadi Toll Gate.

Rs 10 was being charged from mild business and light-weight items autos. 100 at Surathkal toll and Rs. 70 on Hejamadi toll which has now been revised to Rs. 170 at Hejamadi Toll Gate.

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