Kerala Driving Licence

According to the Motor Vehicles Act of 1988, to drive your private or commercial vehicle in Kerala and rest of the India you should have a driving license in India. This act is valid in Kerala as well as in other Indian states. Kerala Driving Licence is issued by the Regional Transport Offices (RTO) is in the state. The RTO are entrusted with the responsibility of issuing driving licenses to its citizens. The RTO also looks after the services related to the issuance of NOC, Renewal, and International Driving License etc.

Kerala Driving Licence Test Details

Kerala Driving Licence Test is conducted in two phases. The first is a ground test and the second test is the road test. After you get the learner’s license, 30 days later that you can apply for the driving license and within 180 days you have to apply. Submit all the documents and apply for the driver’s license. 

 

To get Kerala State driving licence, you have to go through a driving license test. For that, you need to get the receipt of your application and get a timing slot suitable to you.After you complete all the application process and get a slot for the test, you need to sharpen your skills about driving, road safety and prepare well for the test. You need to be there at least an hour before the allotted time to give the test with the Motor Vehicle Inspector on the designated track.

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Driving Licence Test Procedures:

1. Driving Test

 

The driving test will be like driving an ‘8’ along the track, driving the ‘H’ shape along the designed track and the ‘uphill’ testing of the driving will be done. There can be changes in the procedure but mostly your this skills are tested. Along with the driving skills, the inspector will make sure that you are aware of the road safety measures, that you use indicators, headlights and the horn wisely. 

 

Shifting smoothly the gears, driving safely and properly along the track is the one objective of the test which you have to understand and get passed. Understanding and analyzing all the aspects of the test you gave, the inspector judges you and decides whether you are eligible for the permanent license or not. Once you have passed the test, you will be getting a receipt which you can use as your driving license until you get the permanent real driving license by the speed post.

2. Signs Test

Traffic signs warn or guide the drivers and provide information about the road conditions, rules to be followed at major traffic points, highways and give information about the traffic diversions. A person should be aware of the traffic signs and symbols in order to pass the driving license test in Kerala and rest of the country.

 

There are Three Types of Road Safety Signs 

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    1.    Mandatory Signs– These signs help drivers aware of certain road rules and regulations. Violation is an offence under Motor vehicle act.

     2.    Cautionary Signs These signs make road users aware of the different road conditions ahead

     3.    Informatory Signs- These Road safety signs provide information about distance, important locations like petrol pumps, public toilets, hospitals, alternative routes and destinations.

Kerala Driving Licence Test Questions & Answers (Model)


Q. 1 what you should do near a pedestrian crossing when the pedestrians are waiting to cross the road?

Options
1.Sound the horn and continue driving
2.Slow down and pass
3.Stop the vehicle, allow the pedestrian to cross the road and then proceed.
Answer: Option 3

 Q. 2 what does the below sign represent?

 

Options
1. Stop
2.No parking
3.No Stop
Answer: Option 1

 Q. 3 what does the below sign represent?

Options
1. Keep left
2.Turn left
3.Compulsory turn left
Answer: Option 3

Q. 4. What should be the first thing to be done when a vehicle is involved in an accident caused injury to a person?

Options

1. Go to the police station
2. Stop the vehicle and report to the police station
3. Provide immediate medical attention to the injured and then report the matter to police within 24 hours
Answer: Option: 3

Q. 5. Below sign represents 

Options

1. Give way
2. School Ahead
3. Dead End
Answer: Option-1

Q.6. How you can overtake a vehicle in front?

Options
1. Through the left side of that vehicle
2. Through the right side of that vehicle
3. Through any side
Answer: Option-2

Q. 7. How can you distinguish a private vehicle?

Options

1. By looking at the number plate colour of the vehicle.
2. By looking at the body colour of the vehicle.

3. By looking at the size of the vehicle

Answer: Option-1

Q. 8. What is the validity period of learners license?

Options
1. 3 months
2. 1 Year
3. 6 Months

Answer: Option-3

Q.9 . What types of vehicles are given free passage?
Options.
1. Super Fast Buses

2. Police Vehicles
3. Ambulance & Fire Vehicles

Answer: Option-3

Q10. Meaning of Below Sign

Options
1. One Way
2. Turn Left
3. No Entry
Answer: Option-1

Q. 11. When a driver of a vehicle can overtake?

Options.
1. While driving slow

2. If the road is wide
3. When the driver of the vehicle in front shows the signal to overtake

Answer-Option- 3

Q. 12.  Fog lamps are useful

Options.                       
1. During low light

2. When there is mist.
3. During hill station driving
Answer-Option- 2

Q. 13. Zebra lines are for
Options.
1. Pedestrians crossing

2. Fast driving.
3. Stopping the vehicle
 

Answer- Option-1

Q. 14. When you see an ambulance approaching you should..
Options.
1. Stop the vehicle

2. Drive fast
3. Allow free passage by keeping the vehicle to the side of the road

Answer Option-3

Q. 15. Meaning of below sign

Options.
1. Compulsory left turn

2. Overtaking prohibited
3. No Entry

Answer- Option-2

Q 16. At Red Traffic Light You should..

Options.1. Stop the vehicle

2. Slow down and proceed
3. Increase the speed

Answer-Option-1

Q 17. Meaning of below sign

1. Crossroad
2. No Horn
3. No Parking
Answer-Option-1
Q. 18. Overtaking is strictly prohibited when.

Options
1. Inconvenience or danger to other traffic
2. When the vehicle in front is not moving slowly
3.During peak hours

Answer- Option-1

Q. 19. What is the permitted height limit of load on goods vehicle from ground level.

Options

1.3.08 meters
2. 3.28 meters
3. No limit.

Answer- Option-1

Q- 20. What is the permitted speed of heavy motor vehicle near school?

Options

1.    21 Km/Hour

2.    16 Km/Hour

3.    15 Km/Hour

Answer- Option- 3

 

Q-21.Meaning of below sign

Options

1. No Parking

2. No entry
3. One Way
Answer- Option -2

Q- 22. According to Motor Vehicle Act a person driving a scooter should

Options

1.    Wear Cap

2.    Wear Shoed

3.    Wear Helmet

Answer- Option -3

Q- 23. Maximum Permitted speed for Auto Riskshaws in Town

Options

1.    29 Km/Hour

2.    30 Km/Hour

3.    31 Km/Hour

Answer- Option -2

Q- 24. Maximum Speed Permitted for Auto Riskshaws in cities

Options

1.    31 Km/Hour

2.    30 Km/Hour

3.    35 Km/Hour

Answer- Option -2

Q- 25. Maximum Speed Permitted for Heavy Motor Vehicles

Options

1.    75 Km/Hour

2.    65 Km/Hour

3.    55 Km/Hour

Answer- Option -2

Q- 26. Use of Mobile Phones not permitted

Options

1.    In School

2.    While Driving a Vehicle

3.    In Hospital

Answer- Option-2

Q.27. Meaning of below sign

Options

1.Right Turn Prohibited
2.No Left Turn
3.Side road left
Answer Option-2

Q. 28. Meaning of below sign

Options
1.Keep Left
2.Turn Left
3. Go Slow
Answer-Option-1

Q. 29. What is the permitted maximum length of load that can be projected from the rear part of a commercial vehicle?
110 cm
100 cm
115 cm

Answer Option-2

Q. 30.The permissible city speed limit of heavy motor vehicles
55 Km/hr
45 Km/hr
60 Km/hr
Answer Option-2

 

 

RTO Kerala Details With Code

Place

CODE

place

CODE

place

CODE

Thiruvananthapuramm

KL01

Kottarakara

KL24

Kodungallur

KL47

Kollam

KL02

Punalur

KL25

Vadakkancherry

KL48

Pathanamthitta

KL03

Adoor

KL26

Alathur

KL49

Alappuzha

KL04

Thiruvalla

KL27

Mannarghat

KL50

Kottayam

KL05

Mallappally

KL28

Ottappalam

KL51

Idukki

KL06

Kayamkulam

KL29

Pattambi

KL52

Ernakulamm

KL07

Chengannur

KL30

Perinthalmanna

KL53

Thrissur

KL08

Mavelikara

KL31

Ponnani

KL54

Palakkad

KL09

Cherthala

KL32

Tirur

KL55

Malappuram

KL10

Changanassery

KL33

Koyilandi

KL56

Kozhikode

KL11

Kanjirappally

KL34

Koduvally

KL57

Wayanad

KL12

Pala

KL35

Thalassery

KL58

Kannur

KL13

Vaikom

KL36

Taliparamba

KL59

Kasargode

KL14

Vandiperiyar

KL37

Kanhangad

KL60

Kerala

KL15

Thodupuzha

KL38

Kunnathur

KL61

Attingal

KL16

Thripunithura

KL39

Ranni

KL62

Muvattupuzha

KL17

Perumbavoor

KL40

Angamaly

KL63

Vadakara

KL18

Aluva

KL41

Chalakkudy

KL64

Parassala

KL19

North Paravur

KL42

Thirurangadi

KL65

Neyyattinkara

KL20

Mattancherry

KL43

Kuttanadu

KL66

Nedumangad

KL21

Kothamangalam

KL44

Uzhavoor

KL67

Kazhakkoottam

KL22

Irinjalakuda

KL45

Devikulam

KL68

Karunagapally

KL23

Guruvayur

KL46

Udumbanchola

KL69

Kerala RTO Head Office- Contact Details

Transport Commissioner

Trans Towers

Vazhuthacaud

Thycaud P.O.

Thiruvananthapuram
Kerala
Pin code 695 014

Phone -+91  471-2333337

 

Mail id- tcoffice@keralamvd.gov.in

 

If you require more RTO Kerala Licence Details like the status of your application,duplicate licence, Licence renewal, Online service etc please visit https://mvd.kerala.gov.in/

 

Hope this article will help you pass your Kerala Commercial/Car/Scooter/Motor Cycle/Scooty license with flying colours
Read :Driving License Test- Sample Q &A in Malayalam

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