To check pollution in the national capital & to curb the number of vehicles plying in the national capital by limiting four-wheelers on alternate days
planning to deploy 10,000 volunteers around the city.
odd number will ply on odd dates.
Trial basis from 1 to 15 January, 2015
Between 8am and 8pm and on Sunday no restrictions are applied.
Penalty of Rs. 2,000.
Public transport including buses and the Metro will be run at high frequency.
The government plans to run 6,000 more buses
Emergency vehicles, fire engines, ambulances, hospitals, hearses, prisons, VIPs, enforcement vehicles and defence ministry vehicles.
Among VIPs, LoO in LS and RS, CMs, judges of SC and HC, lokayukta etc.
CNG and electric vehicles
Two-wheelers and Vehicles driven by or occupied by handicapped persons
Outstation vehicles not exempted
Paris (France), Beijing (China) and Mexico City (Mexico).
Experience: Strengthen public transport and last-mile connectivity
Source of Information:
Delhi Government’s Odd-Even Formula
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