Bengaluru: The Transport Department says it earned more than Rs 45 lakh from a recent public auction of 32 fancy registration numbers.
According to the department, Rs 30.15 lakh came from the auction of just 12 numbers.KA 09/MK 9999 topped the chart, fetching Rs 8 lakh. KA 09/MK 0006 and KA 09/MK0009 fetched Rs 4 lakh each. Other notables wereKA-09/MK 1111 (Rs 2.85 lakh),KA-09/MK 6666 (Rs 2.8 lakh), and KA 09/MK0001 (Rs 1.75 lakh).
The remaining 20 numbers brought in Rs 75,000 each, or Rs 15 lakh in total, pushing the total earnings to Rs 45.15 lakh, the department said.
(Published 13 November 2023, 21:16 IST)