| Raakib Khan
Banihal : The Union Ministry of Land Transport and Highways has fixed the rate of toll tax on Banihal Qazigund four lane tunnel which were applicable from today.
A formal notification has been issued in this regard. According to the notification, one-way toll tax for small private vehicles has been fixed at Rs 130 while two-way toll tax has been fixed at Rs 195.
The unilateral rate of toll tax has been fixed at Rs. 440 and Rs. 660 for two-wheelers.
The toll tax for vehicles with 12 tires will be Rs. 480 and Rs. 720. The toll tax for vehicles with 16 tires will be Rs. 690 and the bilateral fare has been fixed at Rs. 1260.
However, Fastag facilities have been provided which will be on a monthly basis.
It is pertinent to mention here that this tunnel was not Inaugurated so for and as per the statements the trial runs in the tunnel was going on,however authorities today started the toll tax from both ends of the tunnel as per the notifications already released by the national highway authourity of India.(PTK).