Currently the BS4 deadline for such automobiles is October 1st, 2020
The Union Government is contemplating extending the BS4 emission norms deadline for a number of classes of automobiles like development gear automobiles, tractors and harvesters. The Ministry of Road Transport and Highways has invited recommendations and feedback from all stake holders together with common public on the proposed modification within the Motor Vehicle Draft guidelines for deferment of BS4 emission norms for all such automobiles. The purpose for this doable deferment is the continuing coronavirus pandemic.
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Suggestions on the proposed modification within the Motor Vehicle Draft guidelines for deferment of BS4 emission norms will be despatched to the Government by July 18th, 2020.
Currently the deadline for promoting and registering BS4 compliant tractors, harvesters and development gear automobiles stands at October 1, 2020. The Government is mulling to increase the deadline by yet one more yr until October 1, 2021. The Ministry obtained a number of requests for doing the identical from varied stake holders just like the Union Agriculture Ministry and varied development gear producers. They say extra time is required for implementing the subsequent stage of emission norms that are to be made relevant later this yr in view of COVID-19 scenario.
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The Government will take a closing name on the matter solely after July 18, 2020 which can also be the deadline by when recommendations will be despatched to the Ministry. Earlier this yr, the Supreme court docket had prolonged the pre-determined March 31st 2020 deadline for promoting BS4 passenger and business automobiles within the nation due to the nationwide lockdown. It was dominated that firms would have the ability to promote solely 10 % of unsold BS4 automobiles, inside 10 days after the lockdown ends. The ruling additionally said that the automobiles need to be registered inside 10 days of sale and no BS4 automobile will be bought in Delhi NCR.