Lonavla, 27th March 2023: Lonavla Municipal Council CEO Pandit Patil and Engineer of Water Supply Department Yashwant Munde informed that till today 74 per cent of water tax has been recovered. The municipal council has set a target of maximum tax collection in the next four days.
There are 13,000 water connections in Lonavla city. Out of these 9,000 connections are residential and 4,000 commercial water connections. Rs 8.6 crore is the target of the Municipal Council. Out of this, Rs 6.3 crore have been recovered to date.
For the recovery of arrears, the municipal council has taken up a crackdown campaign and the water connection of many commercial properties and hotels has been cut. The municipal council has appealed that the citizens should also understand the duty of paying taxes.