Hyderabad: Vehicles have to pay toll on election day

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However, officials clarified that the municipal authority would not collect toll fee from the employees who were on election duty.

Hyderabad Metropolitan Development Authority

Hyderabad: The Hyderabad Metropolitan Development Authority (HMDA) on Wednesday made it clear that it would collect toll taxes from all the vehicles travelling on outer ring road (ORR) on polling day.

However, officials clarified that the municipal authority would not collect toll fee from the employees who were on election duty.

A senior Hyderabad Metropolitan Development Authority official said that the municipal authority had not received any instructions from the State government pertaining to toll collection.

He said that the municipal authority would deduct the amount from FASTags apart from collecting manual fee at all 19 toll plazas in the 158 kilometre outer ring road stretch.

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