Delhi Odd-Even scheme to start today from 8 am

In a bid to control the deteriorating air quality in the national capital, Delhi Government’s Odd-Even scheme will come into effect from today morning and will continue till November 15.The scheme will be applicable from 8 am to 8 pm. It will not be ef…

In a bid to control the deteriorating air quality in the national capital, Delhi Government's Odd-Even scheme will come into effect from today morning and will continue till November 15.The scheme will be applicable from 8 am to 8 pm. It will not be effective on Sunday, November 10.The odd-even scheme is a traffic rationing measure by Arvind Kejriwal-led Delhi Government under which private vehicles with registration numbers ending with an odd digit (1, 3, 5, 7, 9) will be allowed on roads on odd dates and those with an even digit (0, 2, 4, 6, 8) on even dates. The rules will also apply to the vehicles with registration numbers of other states.Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal had on October 17 said that the odd-even vehicle rationing scheme will only be implemented on "non-transport four-wheeled vehicles", exempting two-wheelers and emergency vehicles.The violation of the rules in the restricted hours will attract a fine of Rs 4000.President, Vice President, Prime Minister, ...