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Sukhad Yatra App And Emergency Number Launched For Highway Users

Minister for Road Transport & Highways, Nitin Gadkari has launched Sukhad Yatra mobile application for the frequent users of highways. Also, a "Toll-Free Emergency Number 1033 has been launched for reporting emergency conditions.

Features of Sukhad Yatra


  • Prepared by National Highways Authority of India, NHAI
  • Real-time SMS updates on expected waiting time at toll plazas 
  • Enter road quality-related complaints
  • Report any accident or pothole on the highway
  • Purchase the FASTag tag

Features of Toll-Free Number 1033

Report an emergency condition
Ambulance and towing service services
Multi-lingual support
User location tracking features

 Driving Training Centre

During the launch of Sukhad App, Mr Gadkari gave details of the future project that aims at establishing at least one model driving training in each district of the State or UT. For this purpose, the funding of Rs. 1 crore will be provided by the Ministry. The scheme is designed with an objective of creating employment and meeting the requirement of HMV and LMV drivers in the country. It also aims at inculcating the habit of road safety, like behavioural and attitudinal changes among drivers.

Expected Questions

What is the name of mobile app launched by Ministry of Road Transport & Highways for frequent users of the highways?
a. Sugam Yatra
b. Sukhad Yatri
c. Sukhad Yatra
d. Sugam Yatri

Pick the right toll-free number launched by the Ministry of Road Transport & Highways for reporting emergency conditions?
a. 1033
b. 1039
c. 1093
d. 1031
Sukhad Yatra App And Emergency Number Launched For Highway Users Sukhad Yatra App And Emergency Number Launched For Highway Users Reviewed by insiya yadav on March 09, 2018 Rating: 5

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