DEFENCE VEHICLES EXEMPTED FROM BHARAT STAGE-6 EMISSION NORMS
DEFENCE VEHICLES EXEMPTED FROM BHARAT STAGE-6 EMISSION NORMS
The union government has officially declared that it has exempted the armoured and other specialised vehicles of Indian armed and paramilitary forces from Bharat Stage-VI vehicular emission norms that has come into force across the country with effect from April 1, 2020. Issuing a notification, the road transport and highways ministry has also granted exemption to these vehicles from BS-IV compliance.

The Ministry of Road Transport and Highways has issued notification no. GSR 547(E) dated August 1, 2019, exempting the armoured and other specialised vehicles of Indian armed forces and paramilitary forces from the new stringent vehicular emission norms (BS-VI) which has taken effect from 1st April, 2020, the ministry has said in a statement.

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