India, Aug. 13 -- After multiple deadlines and roadblocks, the UT administration on Tuesday finally opened the facility for the registration of two- and four-wheelers at dealers' end.

However, instead of making the process more convenient for vehicle owners, the facility has brought along hassle for people eyeing a number of their choice.

Now, they cannot buy a new vehicle without booking the number of their choice online with the Registering and Licensing Authority (RLA), as the provision of temporary number has been withdrawn.

In case the vehicle number is unavailable with RLA, the buyer will have to wait for the auction of the next series of numbers, which generally comes in every three to four months. As such, a buyer cannot leave ...