In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-clause (i) of clause (d) of sub-section (1) of Section 67 of the Motor Vehicles Act, 1988 (Central Act 59 of 1988), the Government of Telangana hereby direct the Regional Transport Authority, Hyderabad and State Transport Authority Pre Paid Auto service at Hyderabad, Hyderabad for operation of the pre-paid auto taxi services and to fix the fares specified in the table below for hiring services of pre-paid Autorickshaws at Mahatma Gandhi Bus Stand and Jubilee Bus Stand.
The rate chart of autorickshaws has been approved tentatively as detailed below, which will be further revised by the Core Committee/Governing Body to be formed in this regard with the representatives from Auto Unions, Traffic Police, Commuters and Telangana State Road Transport Corporation:
|Sl.No.||Distance in KM||Day Fare||Night Fare|
|1||0 – 3 Kms||40||60|
|2||3.1||– 5 Kms||62||93|
|3||5.1||– 7 Kms||84||126|
|4||7.1||– 9 Kms||106||153|
|5||9.1||– 11 Kms||128||192|
|6||11.1 – 13 Kms||150||225|
|7||13.1 – 15 Kms||172||258|
|8||15.1 – 17 Kms||194||291|
|9||17.1 – 20 Kms||227||331|
The list of places will be prepared by the Traffic Police, which will be subject to revision depending upon complaints, if any;
A Committee/Governing Body will be constituted with the representatives of Auto Unions, Traffic police, Commuters, officials of Road Transport Authority and Telangana State Road Transport Corporation. The composition of the committee, its strength, its powers and its working system will be decided by the Additional Commissioner of Police (Traffic), Hyderabad City.
The Core Committee/Governing Body will meet at the first quarter of every year and at least once in the subsequent quarters and review the functioning of these booths and suggest various measures for improvement.
Pre Paid Auto service at Hyderabad The maintenance of these prepaid booths will be entrusted to private agencies by the way of floating tender. Successful bidder in the floating tender will be awarded with the maintenance of booths who has to erect the booths with infrastructure and as per the terms and conditions as decided by the Hyderabad Traffic Police and will be subject to revision depending upon the feedback of the passengers.
Maximum service charge of Rs.3/- to be collected by the Auto driver before issuing token by the taxi booth operators the Auto fares proposed to be fixed are inclusive of the service charges. The amount quoted by the successful bidder in tender towards the share of the Government will be remitted into the treasury of the Government. The said service charges will be borne by the passenger who seeks the services of prepaid auto service, as the auto fare charges proposed are inclusive of the service charges Pre Paid Auto service at Hyderabad.
The functioning of these booths, revisions of the auto fares and such other related issues which may arise from time to time will be decided by the governing body.
Transport Department – Operation of pre-paid Auto service at Mahatma Gandhi Bus Stand and Jubilee Bus Stand – Under Motor Vehicles Act, 1988 – ORDERS – ISSUED TRANSPORT, ROADS & BUILDINGS (Tr.I) DEPARTMENT G.O.MS.No. 13 Dated: 09/02/2016.
From the Transport Commissioner, Telangana State, Hyderabad, Letter No.1765/R/2015, Dated 18.09.2015.
The following notification shall be published in an Extra-ordinary Issue of Telangana State Gazette, Dated:10-02-2016.