There was a time in Calcutta (not kolkata) when there were two types of metered taxis black and yellow (kaali peeli) and all yellow. The kaali peeli ones had permits which restricted them within Calcutta metropolitan area whereas the all yellow ones could ply outside Calcutta.
Scheme for Operation of Radio Taxi Service in West Bengal
Operation of Air-conditioned Metered Taxi service with Radio Network in Kolkata and in other areas of the State in the interest of the customers of a different category who seek for such luxury taxi service.
Revised Fares of Meter Taxi (Contract Carriage), 2018
The existing fares of Meter Taxi (Contract Carriage) shall be fixed as per Schedule given below. New fares shall take effect from 11.06.2018.
Bike-Taxi Service in NKDA, NITA and Salt Lake area
Bike-Taxi service to areas under New Kolkata Development Authority (NKDA), Nabadiganta Industrial Township Authority (NDITA) and the Sectors I to IV of Bidhannagar (Salt Lake) Township.
Introduction of Bike-Taxi Service in Kolkata
Bike-taxis shall be used as a “Contract Carriage”. The service provider shall develop an “app” for the use of the hirer which should be informative in all respects.
Two Wheelers for Operation as Bike-Taxi in West Bengal
To allow registration of two wheelers as ‘Contract Carriage’ for operation as “Bike-Taxi” to be introduced in the areas under New Kolkata Development Authority.
Steering Committee for Taxi Drivers and Auto Rickshaw Drivers
To look into different aspects of social security measures etc. for the taxi drivers, auto-rickshaw drivers and their families to the extent they do not overlap the areas looked after by other statutory and administrative bodies;
Composition of Task Force to identify Taxi Stand Location
Task Force is constituted to deal with various aspects relating to the identification of the specific locations where Taxi Stands within the jurisdiction of Kolkata Municipal Corporation is to be earmarked.
Permit of Metered Taxi for Siliguri and Jalpaiguri
Regional Transport Authority, Siliguri shall issue Contract Carriage permits to Metered Taxis i.e. Motor Cab (of Air-conditioned and/or Non-air-conditioned type) to operate within the jurisdiction of Siliguri Jalpaiguri Development Authority and the area of Siliguri Sub-division.
Calibration of Taxi Meter – Time Extension
All metered taxis plying in KMA shall undertake the process of calibration so that the actual fare is computed, displayed and printed receipts are handed over to the passenger positively within 30.06.2014.
Taxi: Actual Fare Meter with Thermal Printer Facility
All metered taxis plying in the KMA shall undertake the process of calibration so that the actual fare is computed, displayed and printed receipts are handed over to the passenger positively.Next Page »