Published On : Fri, May 3rd, 2019

Two mobile towers seized by NMC as operators fail to clear Property Tax dues

Nagpur: Acting tough against a Property Tax defaulters, Dharampeth Zone of Nagpur Municipal Corporation on Friday sealed two mobile towers and also snapped power supply as the operators failed to clear dues.

The ATC mobile tower was erected at the House No. 342 owned by Bhaskar Chimurkar in Ward 70 of Dharampeth Zone. Similarly, Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd has also erected mobile tower at Gomti Apartment of Sarita Coop Housing Society. Property Tax dues to the tune of Rs 3.77 lakh were not cleared by the tower operators since past two years and four years. However, the tower operators have assured the NMC to clear the dues within seven days. If the dues are not cleared within seven days, NMC has decided to seize structures of both the towers.

The warrant action was carried out by Tax Inspectors Hemane, Nimgade, Mouje, and Dhawle under the directives of Zone Assistant Commissioner Mahesh Morone.