BHUBANESWAR: Odisha Authorities has earned a whopping Rs 11.24 crore income in the direction of fancy and most popular automobile registration numbers between October, 2020 and March 31 this 12 months.
Throughout the identical interval of final monetary 12 months between October, 2019 and March final 12 months, the federal government had generated a income of Rs 6 crore.
Within the final six months (October, 2020 to March, 2021), income from the public sale of fancy numbers stood at Rs 1.18 crore and from advance reserving of numbers Rs 10.06 crore was generated, stated the State Transport Authority (STA) on Saturday.
After the introduction of auto task of registration numbers, 11,543 house owners opted to ebook their alternative of numbers which was solely 5,562 throughout the identical interval of the final monetary 12 months. Bhubaneswar regional transport workplace (RTO) – I collected the very best income of Rs 2.81 crore, adopted by Cuttack RTO that earned Rs 1.23 crore. In the course of the public sale course of, a elaborate quantity – OD 02 XX 0001 fetched the very best worth of Rs 1.75 lakh.
STA had launched the flowery quantity registration public sale and advance registration quantity reserving system through on-line since June, 2016.
“The automobile proprietor aspiring to take part on this public sale has to register his/her title and choose the quantity in the course of the bidding interval within the first seven days of each month. On-line bidding is opened from eighth to fifteenth every month and the very best bidder is allotted the quantity,” Transport Commissioner-cum-Chairman of State Transport Authority Sanjeeb Panda instructed TNIE.
The web public sale is offered for 61 notified numbers in 4 classes with base worth starting from Rs 1 lakh, Rs 60,000, Rs 40,000 and Rs 20,000 for every quantity.
Below the State Authorities’s 5T coverage, STA had launched the vendor level verification from October 6, 2020. Odisha was the primary State within the nation to implement paperless and speak to much less automobile registration by introducing importing of paperwork by digital signatures of the vendor.
Between October, 2020 and March, 2021, income from public sale of fancy numbers was Rs 1.18 crore.
Advance reserving of numbers fetched Rs 10.06 crore.
11,543 automobile house owners opted to ebook their alternative of numbers inside the interval.
Bhubaneswar RTO – I collected the very best income of Rs 2.81 crore.
Rs 1.23 crore earned by Cuttack RTO.
A elaborate quantity -OD 02 XX 0001-fetched the very best Rs 1.75 lakh.