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E-auction of VIP numbers in Delhi

E-auction of VIP numbers in Delhi
Parichay Malvankar
Written by Parichay Malvankar

Delhi government has started a project of auctioning VIP and fancy numbers for private vehicles online.

These registration numbers for four-wheelers are dubbed as ‘registration mark of choice’. Under category A, one can bid for a single digit number ‘0001’ for Rs. 5 lakh. Under category B, which includes numbers from 0002 to 0009 can be bought for a minimum price of Rs. 3 lakh. Numbers such as 0010, 0099, 0786 fall under category C and can be bought for a minimum bid of Rs. 2 lakh.

Other numbers such as 0111, 0222, 0300, 0333, 0400, 0444, 0500, 0555, 0999 etc. are being auctioned for a minimum of Rs. 1 lakh.

In the first round, about 140 ‘registration marks of choice’ will be put for an online auction. After a successful transaction, bidder will get a unique acknowledgment number (UAN).

Source – ET Auto