Nitesh R Pradhan
Gangtok, Feb 2
All Sikkim Democratic Transport/Drivers Front (ASDTF) State Incharge G.M. Gurung of Rangpo and General Secretary Karma Tashi Bhutia of Bhusuk met Transport Secretary, Government of Sikkim , S.D. Dhakal at his office today.
ASDTF had placed the three point grievances on behalf of the drivers and the owners of the state, which was positively welcomed by the Secretary.
Online Registration System problem which was faced by South and West Districts drivers and owners were amicably solved in the meeting were Secretary had discussion with head of the National Informatics Centre. Each RTO offices will be facilitated with multiple internet connections. Siliguri bound mainline taxi’s of Sikkim which were facing problems in West Bengal is discussed with the Department, where Secretary had directed all the RTOs and District heads of the Transport Department. 10 + 1 capacity for the jeep taxis was also placed, were Secretary had assured to fulfil the demands after discussing with the department officers. Besides it is approved that, the fine will not be imposed after having bank receipt within a valid period.