Government Launches FASTag To Enable Easy Payments on Highway Toll Gates

The Indian Ministry for Road Transport & Highways is rolling out the Electronic highways Toll Collection (ETC) program in the country to be called FASTag.  FASTag will enable easy payments at toll gates on highways.
The radio frequency identification (RFID) tags are to be fixed on the vehicle’s windshield and will be read by readers fitted at dedicated Electronic Toll Collection lanes at the toll plazas. The amounts pertaining to the kind of vehicle will be automatically deducted from the user’s account.fastag
ICICI and Axis banks have joined hands with the ministry to distribute RFID tags through their franchises. RFID tags will also be available at points of sale near toll plazas.
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