What's New :
Organize your integrated preparation with Minimum Input & Maximum Output. Register here...

India-specific norm for assessing vehicular safety in collision

  • Published
    8th Jul, 2022


Union Minister for Road, Transport and Highways approved a Draft GSR (general statutory rules) Notification seeking comments on a proposal to introduce the Bharat New Car Assessment Program (Bharat-NCAP).

What is the purpose of an NCAP?

  • Globally reliable information -New Car Assessment Programs (NCAPs) provide globally reliable information about the crash safety of a vehicle based on certain common criteria and procedures. 
  • Foothold in International Market- This then helps vehicles acquire a foothold in international markets.
  • Different from regional NCAP-Global NCAP is a standardised platform establishing cooperation and coordination among NCAPs internationally whereas regional NCAPs take into account specific local conditions.
You must be logged in to get greater insights.
GS Mains Classes GS Classes 2024 UPSC Study Material

Verifying, please be patient.

Enquire Now