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BKU protests causing daily loss of Rs 3.78 lakh: NHAI

Press Trust of India  |  Ghaziabad 

The activists of the farmer's wing have laid siege to the Dasna toll plaza yesterday and started an indefinite strike, leading to chaos and disorder in the area, they said.

Meanwhile, Project Director of National Highway Authority of India (NHAI) said that freezing the toll collection on Dasna toll barrier leads to a loss of Rs 3.87 lakh daily to the government body.

However, more than 21,000 vehicles ply on Dasna toll plaza daily, many of which manage without paying toll, Gupta said.

  

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BKU protests causing daily loss of Rs 3.78 lakh: NHAI

Supporting the agitation against collection of toll tax in Daurala area of Meerut district, the Bhartiya Kisan Union(BKU) activists have gheraoed the Dasna toll plaza here and allowed the vehicles to ply toll free, police said today.

The activists of the farmer's wing have laid siege to the Dasna toll plaza yesterday and started an indefinite strike, leading to chaos and disorder in the area, they said.

Meanwhile, Project Director of National Highway Authority of India (NHAI) said that freezing the toll collection on Dasna toll barrier leads to a loss of Rs 3.87 lakh daily to the government body.

However, more than 21,000 vehicles ply on Dasna toll plaza daily, many of which manage without paying toll, Gupta said.

  
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