Two-Wheelers, Autos Banned On Bengaluru-Mysuru Expressway From August 1

NHAI stated there are alternate routes and roads out there for commutation for such autos.


The Nationwide Highways Authority of India (NHAI) has banned travelling of two-wheelers, autos, tractors, non-motorised autos, multi-axle hydraulic trailer autos, and quadri cycles on the Bengaluru-Mysuru expressway from August 1 onwards.

The choice was taken by the authorities amid rise in variety of accidents reported on the expressway.

The state-owned NHAI had additionally constituted a committee of highway security consultants to hold out security inspection alongside the Bengaluru-Mysuru expressway after plenty of accidents have been reported alongside the stretch because it was opened in March this yr, elevating considerations about security of commuters.

In accordance with the notification issued by the NHAI on July 12, the motion of high-speed autos might pose threat to the security of sure courses of comparatively slow-moving autos equivalent to two wheelers, three wheelers and different slow-moving autos like non-motorised autos, agricultural tractors (with or with out trailers) on account of vulnerability and related velocity differentials and compromise the highway security points.

“Now, subsequently, in train of powers conferred beneath part 35 of The Management of Nationwide Highways (Land and Site visitors) Act, 2002, it’s hereby ordered that the next courses of autos are prohibited from utilizing the Bangalore-Mysuru Entry Managed Freeway (NH-275).”

“Motor Cycles (together with scooters and other-wheelers), Three wheelers (together with e-carts and e-rickshaws); non-motorized autos; tractors particular with or with out trailers; multiaxie hydraulic trailer autos and quadri-cycles,” the notification stated.

The NHAI additional stated the notification will probably be enforced from August 1 and that there are various routes and roads out there for commutation for such courses of autos.

In accordance with the NHAI, this Entry Managed Freeway has been developed as a high-speed hall and the utmost velocity limits for motor autos of assorted descriptions for the Entry Managed Freeway have been notified various between 80km/hour.

The 118 Km lengthy Bengaluru-Mysuru Expressway venture was inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in March this yr.

The Rs 8,480 crore venture includes six-laning of the Bengaluru-Nidaghatta-Mysuru part of NH-275 and acts as a catalyst for socio-economic improvement within the area.

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