The government has extended the validity of driver's licenses to March 31.

According to Mr. Gowda, just 44% of motorists use ISI-marked helmets, according to a research done by the National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences (NIMHANS) and the traffic police at 15 locations around the city. The remainder use inferior helmets to avoid being ticketed by the cops. Mr. Gowda said, The survey also indicated that 70% of pillion riders use helmets.

The Delhi government has extended the validity of driver's licenses that were due to expire between February 1, 2020, and January 31, 2022. According to Kailash Gahlot, Delhi Transport Minister, the government has extended the validity by two months, till March 31, 2022.

Keeping in mind the interest of the general population of Delhi, the Transport Department has decided to extend the validity of all learning licenses and heavy driving licenses for the next three months i.e. up to March 31, 2022, The transport minister tweeted on Friday evening.

According to the Transportation Department, the validity of learner's licenses was previously extended until January 31, 2022, and has now been extended further due to the cancellation of driving exams to prevent the spread of COVID-19's third wave.

Furthermore, it has been noted that numerous learners license holders have been unable to get online appointment spaces for their driving competence exams, despite the fact that there are many more applicants than available slots. As a result, the validity of learner licenses issued by the department between February 1, 2020 and January 31, 2022, including heavy commercial vehicle driving licenses, has been extended for two months. he Added .

The Delhi government had earlier this month postponed driving license examinations in the national capital due to an increase in Covid-19 cases. From January 6, 2022, all appointments for new and current driver's licenses, as well as learning license tests, have been halted at all Regional Transport Offices (RTO) in Delhi.

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