The Motor Vehicles Act, 1988
4. Age limit in connection with driving of motor vehicles.
- No person under the age of eighteen years shall drive a motor vehicle in any public place:
Provided that a motor cycle without gear may be driven in a public place by a person after attaining the age of sixteen years.
- Subject to the provisions of section 18 no person under the age of twenty years shall drive a transport vehicle in any public place.
- No learner's license or driving licence shall be issued to any person to drive a vehicle of the class to which he has made an application unless he is eligible to drive that class of vehicle under this section.