FASTag comes into effect at 35 toll gates across Tamil Nadu
| Friday | 17th January, 2020
By Express News ServiceCHENNAI: FASTag-enabled user fee came into effect in 35 toll gates on national highways across the State on Thursday.
However, Ministry of Road Transport and Highways has extended the deadline for mandatory electronic toll collection at 13 toll gates till February 14.
“Barring one lane at the extreme left in both directions for cash payment, all other lanes in 35 toll gates will accept user fee only through FASTag,” said NHAI sources.
Cash payment lanes in these 13 toll plazas witnessed a huge vehicular pile-up since implementation of FASTag.
Three toll gates between Tambaram and Padalur on Chennai - Tiruchy NH are allowed for cash payment till February 14.