Delhi-Gurgaon toll plaza may be removed soon. With this the commuters who use the toll plaza will get a breather, as now they can expect a smooth drive on the expressway. The major problem which said to be with the toll plaza is that it is not properly designed and there are many issues revolving around it. The commuters who take the toll plaza feels that its a waste of time, money and their fuel.
Ending the two-year-long dispute, the
parties told the court that they will submit their agreement. The
highway authority, NHAI, current toll operator DGSCL and project
financier IDFC on Monday, February 17, told Delhi
High Court that
they have come to a consensus to replace DGSCL and remove the toll
plaza at Sirhaul.
The agreement will be submitted to the
court today. And if the court approves the agreement and passes a
'consent order', then the Sirhaul toll plaza will be dismantled
The remaining two toll plaza's will be operated by some
other service providers. The agreement is based on the May 2013
National Highway Authority India (NHAI) proposal, which asked the
current toll operator DGSCL to exit the project, as reported by
After the toll plaza gets removed, the
commuters will have to pay toll at Kherki Dhaula toll plaza (Manesar
and Jaipur), but the amount would be double the one which they are
paying now. The NHAI will also make an alternate facility for the
South Delhi Municipal Corporation to collect ‘entry tax’ from
commercial vehicles entering the Capital.
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