The National Institution for Transforming India (NITI Aayog) and the
International Road Federation, Geneva (IRF Geneva) have signed a Statement of Intent
(SoI) to cooperate in the field of Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) on
The objective of the Statement of Intent is to create a national platform,
involving all relevant Government of India stakeholders, Indian and foreign companies
active in the sector, and relevant technical experts for the purpose of
developing a National Intelligent Transport System Policy.
The Policy will cover Traffic
Management, Parking Management, Electronic Enforcement of Traffic Rules and
Regulations, Fleet Management and
Monitoring, Innovation in the field of ITS, and
Education in the field of ITS.
The objectives of this national ITS Policy will be to contribute to
reducing urban traffic congestion, improving the situation around parking of
vehicles in cities, improving road safety, and improving the security of
passenger and goods traffic. The work of this National Platform will provide a
coherent and consistent National ITS Policy covering domains such as traffic
and parking management, enforcement, and security.