The Ministry of Road Transport and Highways has announced a new scheme with the objective of promoting tourism and increasing state revenues. The ministry highlighted that, permit will be issued after submitting relevant documents and fees within 30 days of submitting such applications. However, the existing permits will be in force until their validity. The new set of rules, to be known as, “All India Tourist Vehicles Authorization and Permit Rules, 2021” has been published vide GSR 166( E) dated March 10. The new rules will be applicable from April 1.
The Ministry of Road Transport and Highways said the new rules for permits are expected to go a long way in promoting tourism across the States in our country, while simultaneously, growing the revenue of state Governments