DIMAPUR, MARCH 18: Longleng district administration has revised the rate for taxi/bus fare during a meeting held on March 16.
The revised rate of the taxi/bus listed below will come into force with immediate effect:
(i) Tata Sumo – Longleng to Dimapur – Rs 700
(ii) Tata Sumo – Longleng to Kohima – Rs 750
(iii) Bus – Longleng to Dimapur – Rs 500
(iv) Tata Sumo – Longleng to Mokokchung – Rs 400
(v) Tata Sumo – Longleng to Tamlu – Rs 350
It stated that the maintenance of vehicles is the responsibility of the taxi/bus owners and inspections shall be carried out time to time. The owner will be penalized in the event of negligence in maintenance which could result in risking the lives of passengers.
Passenger luggage should not exceed the maximum weight of 10 kg, it added.
“Intoxicated drivers shall be penalized. Ferrying of illegal items is banned. Violation of which shall be dealt with as per the provision of law,” it warned. (Page News Service)