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Scrappage plan has sops for buying new vehicles, pain for driving old ones

Policy will increase business, employment and reduce pollution, says transport minister

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Scrappage policy | 15-yr-old vehicles | Nitin Gadkari

Arindam Majumder  |  New Delhi 



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Automakers count on the new policy to boost sales that crashed when the coronavirus pandemic pulled down India’s economy.

The Centre on Thursday announced the much-awaited vehicle scrapping policy, seeking to “increase business and employment, and reduce pollution and road hazards created by old vehicles”.

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First Published: Thu, March 18 2021. 20:52 IST

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