Fancy, VIP car nos to be auctioned in Delhi
The auction will be held every fortnight and the amount collected would be transferred to the chief minister's relief fund for enhancing the sphere of grant during natural calamities, and for needy persons facing hardships.
After the cabinet meeting, chief minister Sheila Dikshit said the intention of the government was not only to generate revenue by way of allotment of fancy numbers by auction, but also to utilise the amount for welfare purposes.
To facilitate the new system of registration of vehicles, a new rule - Rule 34 A in the Delhi Motor Vehicles Rule 1993 - will be incorporated for allotment of different categories of registration mark for non-transport four-wheeled vehicles.
Dignataries and VIPs would be eligible for registration and allotment of fancy numbers for their vehicles upto maximum two numbers without payment of additional fee.