NGT orders de-registration of diesel vehicle older than 15 years in phases

New Delhi: The National Green Tribunal directed the Regional Transport Office (RTO) in Delhi to de-register with immediate effect all diesel vehicles which are more than 15 years or more to be old de-registered first.

The National Green Tribunal also said, vehicles which have national permit but covered under the directions of NGT will not enter Delhi, However can bypass Delhi.

The green panel said the RTO, after de-registration, will issue public notice in this regard and supply the list of such vehicles to Delhi Traffic Police which will take appropriate steps in consonance with directions of tribunal.