Obfuscated number plates on commercial vehicles

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On 25 Nov ’17, at about 4.30pm, on Kengal Hanumanthiah (Double) Road, I found this van, based in Tiruvannamalai, Tamil Nadu, with a number plate where the “TN” (denoting the state) was painted over.


This was done both at the rear and on the side (which I clicked) of the van.

How are such illegal number plates allowed to ply on our roads?

Deepa Mohan
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