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As HSRP deadline looms, owners of old vehicles face hardship

Many say vehicle brand and numbers are not listed on websites The high-security registration plates have features such as permanent identification number and chromium-based hologram As the deadline for getting the High-Security Registration Plate (HSRP) approaches, vehicle owners, particularly those with older vehicles from companies that no longer exist, are confused and facing challenges. The department issued a notification in August 2023 mandating the installation of HSRP on an estimated two crore vehicles registered before April 1, 2019, setting a November 17, 2023, [...]

HSRP deadline could be extended again

In the last six months, only 14 lakh out of nearly 2 crore vehicles have switched over to the new number plates so far. In this backdrop, the department is exploring the possibility of deferring the deadline by another three months. Sources said: “Though there is a significant jump in people booking HSRP as the deadline is nearing, it is a fact that most old vehicle owners are yet to follow the rules. The decision on extending the deadline will [...]