#FASTag

Apple announced the new features at the WWDC 2021. (Representational Image: Unsplash)

  • Conversational Boost will help users dial down ambient noises
  • Apple will also be adding notifications on the AirPods
  • Find My network can be used on AirPods to improve users experience

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Union Minister of Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari on Thursday told Lok Sabha that the government is planning to do away with toll plaza booth. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • Gadkari made the statements during the Question Hour of the Lok Sabha on Thursday
  • The toll amount will be collected based on GPS imaging (on vehicles), he said
  • The government doubled the toll price for vehicles without FASTags from February 16 this year

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
FASTag has become mandatory for all four-wheelers in India from Monday. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • FASTag is a sticker or a tag that is usually pasted on the windscreen of a car
  • FASTag uses RFID technology, which communicates with a scanner installed at toll plazas
  • Once a vehicle has a FASTag installed, it can drive through the toll plaza without stopping