Buying a New FASTag For Your Car Before December 1? Here Are The Options And Offers

You can purchase another FASTag on Amazon, or benefit offers from Airtel Payments Bank, Kotak Mahindra Bank and Paytm.

Airtel Payments Bank has declared that it is presently selling new FASTags online by means of the site and application and furthermore at Airtel Payments Bank outlets. Airtel Payments Bank is joining forces with the National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) and the Indian Highways Management Company Limited (IHMCL) for this. The FASTag can be obtained by means of the Airtel Thanks App (accessible for Android and iOS). Right now, Airtel Payments Bank is offering an extraordinary advantage of Rs 50 cashback on FASTag buy made by means of the application. Airtel says that the Airtel Thanks clients will before long have the option to appreciate an extra advantage of Rs 50 cashback on the online buy. In the event that you are purchasing a FASTag from a disconnected financial purposes of Airtel Payments Bank, you should share a duplicate of the vehicle’s Registration Certificate (RC) and enlistment number. The FASTag is connected to an enrolled Airtel Payments Bank record or wallet and the charges as you cross through the toll courts on the national interstates will be deducted straightforwardly from this. The comfort is that a client doesn’t have to revive the FASTag independently. FASTag clients likewise get 2.5% cashback from NHAI on all Toll installments done utilizing the FASTag. “It is great to observe that Airtel Payments Bank is making FASTag accessible to vehicle proprietors for helpful and consistent toll court understanding. Given the way that we are only barely any days away for the obligatory FASTag execution on 528+ toll squares, it gets pivotal to make mindfulness among vehicle proprietors about its procedure and focal points,” says Praveena Rai, Chief Operating Officer, NPCI.

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You can likewise purchase a FASTag from Paytm, and that is evaluated at Rs 400. On the off chance that you pay for this buy from an ICICI Bank charge card, you will be qualified for a 5% extra cashback. This is after Paytm has sliced Rs 100 as the FASTag issuance expense, and the remainder of the value structure incorporates Rs 150 as the base equalization that you should keep up for your FASTag record to stay dynamic and Rs 250 as the refundable charge. FASTags obtained from Paytm are additionally qualified for the 2.5% cashback on every exchange at all toll courts crosswise over India.

Kotak Mahindra Bank has declared that clients would now be able to apply for a FASTag by means of the Kotak Mobile Banking application (accessible for Android and iOS) and on the Kotak Bank site. They have postponed the issuance charge for the FASTag till December 01—this is for the most part around Rs 100 for each FASTag gave. The FASTag gave by the Kotak Mahindra bank will likewise be qualified for the 2.5% cashback being offered by the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI). Kotak says clients will have the option to revive the FASTag web based utilizing a Visa, charge card or net banking. “Our center way of thinking is to utilize innovation to disentangle banking and the installments foundation, which likewise reinforces the Government’s Digital India vision. FASTag is one more activity with various advantages that vows to additionally smoothen Indian buyers’ adventure,” says Puneet Kapoor, Senior Executive Vice President, Kotak Mahindra Bank.

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It was in October that the Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari reported that FASTags will get compulsory for all vehicles from December this year. The thought is to have all private and business vehicles outfitted with this contactless installment framework for paying the essential street utilization charge at toll courts on national thruways crosswise over India.

A FASTag is basically a label that you join to the windshield of your vehicle, from within. This is Radio-recurrence Identification (RFID) empowered and is connected with the enlistment subtleties of your vehicle. As you drive however any toll court, there will be committed paths that have FASTag perusers introduced overhead—and as your vehicle goes underneath them, the RFID code is distinguished, perused, the vital sum deducted from the prepaid parity and your voyage through the toll square is confirmed. All without you halting, connect with a person at a toll court or paying money. As indicated by the National Highways Fee (Determination of Rates and Collection) Rules 2008, there are paths at toll squares saved solely for FASTag clients. You crash into that path, the FASTag is identified by the perusers introduced overhead, the installment is made flawlessly and you are en route. The procedure is so snappy, you don’t have to stop.