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Save the truck drivers family: COVID- 19 Relief Fund

This is Raju, a single earner in a family of 5. Raju is a truck driver and the lockdown hasn’t been easy on him. His daily wages have become zero and this has been going since the past many weeks. Raju is struggling with the most basic necessities in life such as food and daily use essentials…

राज्यों को गृह मंत्रालय का निर्देश, लॉकडाउन में सभी ट्रकों की आवाजाही करें सुनिश्चित

केंद्रीय गृह मंत्रालय ने सभी राज्यों से ट्रकों या माल लदे वाहनों की सुगम आवाजाही सुनिश्चित करने को कहा है. गृह मंत्रालय ने कहा कि देश भर में स्थानीय अधिकारी को अंतरराज्यीय सीमाओं पर अलग-अलग पास पर जोर नहीं देना चाहिए, क्योंकि देश में माल और सेवाओं की सप्लाई चेन को बनाए रखने के लिए जरूरी है.…

MHA directs States to implement Lockdown Guidelines

Inter-state and intra-state movement of all trucks and other goods / carrier vehicles with one driver and one additional person is allowed as long as the driver is carrying a valid driver’s license. This is irrespective of the nature of the cargo, whether essential or otherwise…

5 Areas to check to keep trucks healthy during lockdown

One of the crucial components of road safety is vehicle health which not only makes sure that the driver and other people sharing the road are safe and sound, it also enforces the deadlines. For long route truckers, something as small as a flat tire can delay the entire shipment upto 12 hours,…

COVID-19: A free safety course for the drivers

Truck drivers are one of the first responders to the COVID-19 pandemic without a doubt. Starting from essential commodities to be consumed by the average person in the populus, they also transport the critical life saving goods such as medicine, fuel and food. Truckers are definitely heroes for…

MHA issues Addendum  - Shops for truck repairs on highways to remain open

MHA issues Addendum to the guidelines issued regarding Lockdown to exempt -

  • Shops of Agricultural machinery, its spare parts (including its supply chain) & repairs to remain open
  • Shops for truck repairs highways to remain open

For India's rapidly growing economy, transportation sector plays a very important role. Number of vehicles in India has increase more than 2 folds in last one decade. It is also house of multiple agencies regulating various aspect of road & transportation.

Some of the govt.…

Vehicles licenses extended till June 30th

As a primary relief to approximately 23 crore car owners and 1.2 crore vans, plying in India carrying critical goods, the Ministry of Road Transport has prolonged the validity of all required documents for cars from March 31 to June 30.

"It has come to the awareness of the authorities…

Transportation of all types of goods allowed during lockdown

Elaborating on the scope of exemptions granted by the home ministry in its guidelines dated March 24 and subsequent addendum orders dated March 25 and 27, Home Secretary on Sunday informed the state chief secretaries that the transportation of all goods, without distinction of essential and in-…

India's Logistics Sector

In 2018, India jumped to 44th rank in World Bank’ s Logistics Performance Index (LPI) from 54 th rank in 2014 in terms of Overall Logistics Performance among 160 countries. (Source: World Bank)

The LPI considers the efficiency of the clearance process, quality…