No toll on Maharashtra roads till November 24

The state government had taken the decision to withdraw levy of toll on the state roads and highways after the Centre decided to demonetise the Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 currency notes on November 8.

By: PTI | Mumbai | Published:November 17, 2016 8:58 pm

The Maharashtra government on Thursday extended the toll suspension on the state roads, including in Mumbai, till November 24 midnight. “Toll suspension is extended in Maharashtra, including in Mumbai, till November 24 midnight,” a statement from the Chief Minister’s Office said.

The state government had taken the decision to withdraw levy of toll on the state roads and highways after the Centre decided to demonetise the Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 currency notes on November 8.

The toll suspension on all the state roads was given till November 11 for the first time, which was later extended to November 14 and then, till November 18.