For India's rapidly growing economy, transportation sector plays a very important role. Number of vehicles in India has increase more than 2 folds in last one decade. It is also house of multiple agencies regulating various aspect of road & transportation.

Some of the govt. ministries as well agencies dealing in regulating this sector are -

As a primary relief to approximately 23 crore car owners and 1.2 crore vans, plying in India carrying critical goods, the Ministry of Road Transport has prolonged the validity of all required documents for cars from March 31 to June 30.

"It has come to the awareness of the authorities that citizens are facing difficulties in renewing various files," mentioned the order, which said the…

Elaborating on the scope of exemptions granted by the home ministry in its guidelines dated March 24 and subsequent addendum orders dated March 25 and 27, Home Secretary on Sunday informed the state chief secretaries that the transportation of all goods, without distinction of essential and in-essential, was permitted during the lockdown.

Sources said this means that non-essential…

In 2018, India jumped to 44th rank in World Bank’ s Logistics Performance Index (LPI) from 54 th rank in 2014 in terms of Overall Logistics Performance among 160 countries. (Source: World Bank)

The LPI considers the efficiency of the clearance process, quality of related infrastructure and logistics services, competitive pricing, ease of tracking and…