The driver of a public service vehicle shall display on his left chest a metal or plastic badge of the shape, size and colour approved by the Commissioner from time to time issued by, and inscribed with, the name of the authority by which an authorization to drive a public service vehicle has been granted and word “Driver” together with an identification number.
A driver of a public service vehicle shall not hold more than one such badge issued in the State.
If at any time the authorization on a driver’s licence entitling him to drive a public service vehicle is suspended or revoked by any authority or any court or ceased to be valid by the efflux of time, the driver shall within seven days thereof surrender the badge to the licensing authority. An appeal against the order of issuing authority for badges shall be dealt with in the same manner as in the case of driving licence
(i) Application for issue of PSV Badge
(iii) Self-Attested copy of proof of residence
(iv) Valid Medical certificate in Form 1A
(v) Antecedents verification by the Police
(vi) Attested copy of an affective driving license
(vii) PSV Badge training certificate
(viii) Self-Attested copy of proof of 8th class pass Certificate (Auto-Rickshaw& LMV - TPT)
(ix) Self-Attested copy of proof of 10h class pass certificate(IN CASE OF HMV CATEGORY)
(x) Prescribed fee
Fee:- The fee for the issue of a badge as aforesaid by the licensing authority is Rupees [Two hundred.]
Duplicate Driver’s Badge
1. If any time a badge is lost by holder thereof or is destroyed, the holder shall forthwith intimate the facts in writing in Form-LLD in case of Badges in Form-L.CON.A as the case may be, to the Licensing Authority.
2. Upon the receipt of intimation as aforesaid the licensing authority shall, if he is not the authority by whom the badge was issued, apply to that authority for particulars of the badge and of any endorsements thereon, and after making such enquiries as he thinks fit shall if he is satisfied that a duplicate may properly be issued, issue a duplicate Badge.
i. Application for issue of PSV Badge, Form–L.CON.A
ii. Attested copy of proof of residence
iii.Valid Medical certificate in Form 1A
iv. Attested copy of an affective driving license
v. PSV Badge training certificate
vi. Prescribed fee
Fee: - The fee for the issue of a duplicate badge as aforesaid by the licensing authority is Rupees [Two hundred.]
Last Update Date :- 08-06-2018
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