The Skoda’s badge costs between the Rs.600 to Rs. 1500. These price tags attracted the thieves to rob the badge from the parked cars in huge and created a massive demand for these badges in second-hand market.
The demand has attracted many thieves. The Skoda received a large number for badge replacement for the cars. But now the company decided to give the badges for free for the stolen ones to cut its demand on used market. This is now currently implemented on the Mumbai region.