Motor Vehicle Bill ’11 Enforced, To Yield Rs 17 Crores

Vehicles parked in front of the Secretariat will be the new source of income for the Govt. Image Credit: Sangai Photo. IMPHAL, Apr 7: The Manipur Motor Vehicles Taxation (Amendment) Bill 2011 passed by the State Assembly during the last session has been approved by the Governor. The new Bill is expected to raise the rate of vehicle tax collection by Rs 17 crores in 2011-2012. With the Governor approving...

Green Taxes Against Old Vehicles On The Anvil

IMPHAL, Feb 12: The State Transport Department has floated the concept of collecting Green Taxes from all the vehicles which are over 15 years old. The amount of the Green taxes to be collected would be 5 percent of total value of the vehicle. According to sources in Transport Department, the collected Green taxes would be utilized for tree plantation and other related activities to control rising...