M-Tag is made necessary for all business automobiles any further to enter the motorway. Ranging from 31 March, this M-Tag facility shall be changing all of the toll taxes on the motorway. The earlier system which was the E-tag facility was used for toll tax and funds of utility payments. It’s now changed by M-Tag system.
The Frontier Works Group (FWO) is now digitizing the motorway system by introducing a technology-driven system. The commuters can recharge their M-Tag accounts by means of varied companies equivalent to JazzCash, FWO’s cell app ‘Good Motorways’ and in addition by means of their official web site.
M-Tag will work identical to its predecessor E-Tag however in a a lot quicker approach. The car house owners shall be given a chip, a
Radio-frequency identification (RFID) pre-paid chip, that can assist the cubicles put in on the toll plazas to scan the automobiles when passing by means of the toll plaza. The scanners will then learn the chips put in on the automobiles as they move by means of it and your tax shall be deducted upon passing by means of mechanically. The scanner may also have a function to file your location of entry and exit level, together with the remaining quantity in your RFID-chip. Automobile house owners can recharge by means of the FWO web site or app in addition to JazzCash. You can too recharge your account by means of scratch playing cards of Rs 200, Rs 500, Rs 1000, Rs 2000 and Rs 3000.
There have been devoted lanes on the toll cubicles for the E-tag commutators, and so they had been solely opened to those that had the E-tag sticker. NADRA was managing the E-tag system, linking the car and house owners’ particulars by means of a standard database. As M-Tag is changing E-tag, FWO says it is going to be managing it for now. M-Tag is for business automobiles proper now, they plan to introduce the ability for all personal house owners within the later stage of the venture.
register for M-Tag?
The M-Tag registration facility was free for personal automobiles until 31 March, there was extra 300 free stability in your account when you registered your car earlier than the date. The power supplies you with rewards equivalent to for each 5000 km of journey you’ll get 500 rupees of stability. There are numerous buyer care facilities in addition to registration desks which have been arrange at many toll plaza cubicles which might be giving out M-Tag. If you need the M-tag now, you may be charged 300 rupees to get the tag, however for now the entire quantity is deposited in your “M-Tag account” as credit score.
Automobile house owners should have a sound CNIC, driving license alongside along with your car’s registration whenever you come to register for M-Tag. The system has been initially deployed at M2 Lahore-Islamabad Motorway, within the later stage of the venture they’ll develop it to all motorways in Pakistan as a part of CPEC 1-link motorways venture. Any further business automobiles shall be fined 300 rupees in the event that they enter with out having M-Tag.
These are the next charges of Toll Tax for M2 Lahore-Islamabad Motorway
- For Vehicles/Jeeps/Taxis: Rs 620.
- For Wagons: Rs 1,040.
- For Coasters: Rs 1,460.
- For Buses: Rs 2,080.
- For Vehicles 2&three Axle: Rs 2,700.
- For Articulated Vehicles: Rs three,480.
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