According to the sources, there will be a penalty of Rs 500 for wrong parking for the first time and Rs 1,500 for the second time. There is also a penalty of Rs 1,000 for riding without a helmet and of Rs 10,000 for those not giving way to fire brigades and ambulances. There will be a fine of Rs 2,000 for creating hindrance in the government’s work and Rs 10,000 for getting licenses by hiding facts.
The State Cabinet approved a tax exemption for the manufacture and promotion of electronic vehicles to encourage their production. There will be a 100 percent exemption in road tax on the first one lakh two-wheeler electric vehicles to be manufactured and a 75 percent exemption for four-wheelers.