The Ministry of Road Transports and Highways has notified Central Motor Vehicles (Seventh Amendment) Rules, 2020 which amends a few provisions of the Central Motor Vehicles Rules, 1989, including Rule 100 and 125.
The following are the changes made through these Rules which has been published in the Official Gazette on Monday :
Safety devices in motor cycle
The manufacturer of every motor cycle which has a provision for a pillion rider shall ensure the following safety devices during its manufacture:
The Draft Rules also provide further requirements to be met by a motorcycle fitted with a light weight container.
The motorcycle manufactured on and from the 1st January, 2022 shall comply with the stand requirements specified in AIS 146:2018, as amended from time to time, till the corresponding BIS specifications are notified under the Bureau of Indian Standards Act, 2016, the Rules provides.
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