The two wheeler taxi services operating in Meghalaya has been banned in the state by the The District Transport Officer (DTO) in both online as well as offline mode.
Two wheeler taxi services; Rapido and Uber banned in Meghalaya
A notice has been issued by the Office of Regional Transport Authority Board, “As per sub section (1) of section 66 of the Motor Vehicle Act 1988 two wheelers operating as Taxi service availing online or offline method – Rapido and Uber with the use of motor cycle are prohibited to ply for the purpose of ferrying passengers.”
The notification reads, “Strict action shall be taken against those violators of the said Act.”
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