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Vehicle Population
Year 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016

2017

Motor Cars 499,714
528,094
566,874 672,502 717,674

756,856

Motor Tricycle 766,784 850,457 929,495 1,059,042 1,115,987

1,139,524

Motor Cycles 2,546,447
2,715,727
2,988,612 3,359,501 3,699,630

4,044,010

Buses 91,623 93,428 97,279 101,419 104,104

107,435

Dual purpose vehicles 280,143
304,746
325,545 365,001 391,888

408,630

Motor Lorries 323,776
329,648
334,769 341,911 349,474

352,275

Land Vehicles-Tractors 315,520
326,292
333,362 343,339 353,624

362,445

Land Vehicles-Trailers 53,020
55,286
57,298 59,426 63,088

75,947

Total 4,877,027
5,203,678
5,633,234 6,302,141 6,795,469

7,247,122

Last Updated on Thursday, 05 April 2018 05:46
 
New Registration

Year

2012 2013 2014 2015

2016

2017

Motor Cars 31,546 28,380
38,780 105,628

45,172

39,142

Motor Tricycle
98,815
83,673
79,038 129,547

56,945

23,537

Motor Cycles
192,284
169,280
272,885 370,889

340,129

344,380

Buses
3,095
1,805
3,851 4,140

2,685

3,331

Dual purpose vehicles 
37,397
24,603
20,799 39,456

26,887

16,742

Motor Lorries
12,266
5,872
5,121 6,602

7,229

11,432

Land Vehicles-Tractors
18,450
10,772
7,070 10,517

10,285

8,821

Land Vehicles-Trailers
3,442
2,266
2,012 2,128

3,996

4,228

Total
397,295
326,651
429,566 668,907

493,328

451,653

Last Updated on Thursday, 05 April 2018 05:49
 
Transfering

Year

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

Lorries

37,328

40,992

44,731

40,207

47,098

56,749

Motor Cars

62,787

73,649

83,450

108,579

111,297

130,027

Commercial Vehicles

37,126

45,782

56,342

69,419

75,187

Motor Tricycle

74,504

100,910

108,255

108,455

140,771

218,918

Motor Cycles

41,094

62,719

64,729

65,620

90,885

175,001

Buses

13,765

14,188

14,306

14,911

15,671

18,082

Land Vehicles

8,196

8,414

7,773

10,152

10,879

12079

Dual purpose Vehicles

-

-

-

-

-

97,345

Total

2,74,800

3,46,6654

3,79,586

4,17,343

491,788

708,201


Last Updated on Thursday, 05 April 2018 05:54
 
Driving License
Year 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016

2017

New Driving License 347,959 308,174 2,54,394 279,220 358,560

369,033

Duplicate 13,691 20,336 25,091 33,195 39,398

43,529

Extension 8,250 28,446 33,470 44,330 56,145

59,705

Renewal 74 34,023 82,273 110,646 87,138

110,527

Book to Card - - - 11,824 75,094

62,625

Changes to attributes 2,120 4,460 9,064 85,542 10,329

18,030

Foreign Conversion - - - 4,742 4,303

3,883

Last Updated on Thursday, 05 April 2018 05:57
 
Gas Emission Test
Year 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Total Tests Performed
2,810,652 3,546,197 3,853,340 4,328,540 5,225,081
pass 2,323,563 2,991,568 3,292,765 3,695,061 4,142,516
Total Locations For Emission Test 384
Last Updated on Monday, 10 July 2017 05:42
 
Financial
Revenue
Year
2012(Rs.) 2013(Rs.) 2014(Rs.) 2015(Rs.) 2016 (Rs.Million)

2017 (Rs.Mn)

Luxury Motor Vehicle Tax
1,253,220,848.00 1,145,754,012.00 1,114,853,639.00 1,306,502,922.50 1,400.41

1,689.94

Tax on Sale of Motor Vehicle
39,982,100.00 56,614,559.00 51,935,758.00 63,562,923.31 64.54

69.41

Charges levied tax under the Motor Traffic Act
6,577,711,148.00 6,525,205,354.00 8,123,798,261.00 10,715,926,350.04 8,847.50

9,171.94

Permit Tax - - - - 692.54

132.55


Expenditure
Year
2012(Rs.) 2013(Rs.) 2014(Rs.) 2015 (Rs.)
2016 (Rs.Million)

2017 (Rs.Mn.)

Recurrent Expenditure 1,528,893,205.55 1,266,376,627.00 1,463,519,750.36 2,217,645,353.26 2,126.88

1,967.97

Capital Expenditure
1,019,515,927.20 928,069,604.00 922,541,410.36 1,189,677,863.57 1,115.21

1,218.66

Last Updated on Thursday, 05 April 2018 06:03