Demonetisation: Highway toll collection to drop by a third
Shubham Jain, Vice-President, ICRA, said, “Most road projects have been operating on a low buffer over DSCR, owing to various factors like low base traffic/ traffic growth, high premium payments and modest toll rate hikes on account of the prevailing low wholesale price inflation over the past few years.
Vehicles pass through the toll gates in Varanasi on Nov 10, 2016. Collection of toll tax were suspended on national highways by the central government due to demonetisation. Photo: IANS