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Salaries too high, revenue collected too less!

NYOOOZ 2017-11-09 00:00:00

Summary: In total, the revenue amount collected by the particular department is too less than the exorbitant salaries paid to the staff/ officials of the particular branch. In addition to this, the department gets revenue from the penalty imposed on violators (whose rehris/ stocks are lifted), the rent amount (from khokhas given on rent by the MC). As per the particular information, the department gets approximately Rs30 lakh per annum by challaning violators, besides revenue is generated through rent/penalties. From each challan, the civic body gets approximately Rs250. At the same time, he said it was not just the tehbazari department which was in losses, but other departments, including the building branch, water and sanitation etc.


MC’s tehbazari wing fails to meet desired target; challaned only 4,149 defaulters, reveals RTI Shivani Bhakoo Ludhiana, November 8 An RTI information provided by the tehbazari department of the Municipal Corporation reveals that in 2016, the department was able to issue 11,548 challans, but till June 2017, the department issued only 4,149 challans to defaulters. From each challan, the civic body gets approximately Rs250. In addition to this, the department gets revenue from the penalty imposed on violators (whose rehris/ stocks are lifted), the rent amount (from khokhas given on rent by the MC) , As Reported By Tribune.

According to the Newspaper,In total, the revenue amount collected by the particular department is too less than the exorbitant salaries paid to the staff/ officials of the particular branch. Hence, the reason why the civic body remains in financial crisis. The particular information regarding the number of challans was sought by RTI activist Rohit Sabharwal.

Source: http://www.tribuneindia.com/news/ludhiana/salaries-too-high-revenue-collected-too-less/494708.html