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toll road:

see turnpiketurnpike,
road paid for partly or wholly by fees collected from travelers at tollgates. It derives its name from the hinged bar that prevented passage through such a gate until the toll was paid. See also road.
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The NHA had stopped toll tax collection at this point after two people were killed in protests almost a decade ago,' he told mediapersons here on Sunday.
A two-member bench comprising Justice Hasan Azhar Rizvi and Justice Azizul Rehman heard the plea in which the plaintiff's lawyer observed that illegal toll tax is being charged at illegal toll tax booths and plazas established in the city.
However, defence personnel even if travelling in private cars were exempt from the payment of toll tax by displaying only their service cards.
All the senators, national assembly and provincial assembly members will be entitled to pay the toll tax, whereas the exemption for ambulances, fire brigades, high courts' judges and Pakistan Armed Forces will remain unchanged, the notification read.
He noted that due to losses this decision caused for the Federation of BiH, the FBiH Government issued conclusions on his proposal, requesting the Indirect Taxation Authority to deliver reports on paid and distributed revenue to the government, as well as the analysis of paid and distributed resources from toll tax.
The ministry of communication is likely to enhance toll tax rate from 100 per cent to150 per cent, which will yield sufficient financial benefits to the government
Earlier in August, Former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav was caught in the camera passing the toll plaza without paying the toll tax with a convoy of 175 cars in Barabanki district of Uttar Pradesh.
According to Lazarov, the toll tax system is fairer than the vignette sticker system.
Mumbai: In a major policy initiative, the BJP-led government on Friday announced its decision to close down 12 toll tax collection stations across Maharashtra and to exempt cars, jeeps, Light Motor Vehicles (LMVs) and state-run buses from levy of toll tax in other 53 toll stations from May 31.
MANSEHRA -- The people blocked the Karakoram Highway here on Sunday evening against the National Highway Authority's plan to restart toll tax collection at Khatain-da-Galla spot on the KKH.
As per details, illegal toll tax was being collected by some individuals posing as Peshawar Development Authority (PDA) appointed tax collectors, in gross violation of laws and causing public nuisance.
ISLAMABAD -- Parliamentarians want the NHA to remove signboards on motorways that say they have to pay toll tax.