Press Reporter News Service
Chandigarh, June 6
Quickly after assuming the cost of the Mayor in January, Ravi Kant Sharma held a press convention claiming that the Registration and Licensing Authority (RLA) can be transferred to the Municipal Company and the civic physique would begin fetching the RLA income from April 1.
Nonetheless, until now, neither the UT Administration has accredited the proposal nor it was forwarded to the Ministry of Dwelling Affairs. It was claimed that the MC will get about Rs100 crore per 12 months income from the RLA.
Nonetheless, the cash-starved MC has not obtained it thus far. Throughout the 5 years of the BJP-ruled MC, all Mayors claimed that they are going to get funds for the MC, however failed to take action.
BJP delegations, led by the Mayor, had met the Administration prime brass, however there isn’t any progress thus far.
As a result of a scarcity of funds, a number of civic points comparable to upkeep of parks and upkeep of public bathrooms have been hanging fireplace. Even for the previous two months, the common MC employees has been getting salaries later than the date anticipated.
Many of the councillors failed to make use of a serious share of their ward improvement fund as a result of scarcity of funds with the MC.
Chief of Opposition Davinder Singh Babla stated: “The Mayor had lied. How can he declare that they will get the RLA income when it has not been accredited by the UT Administration? He mustn’t make such random statements.”
Nonetheless, Mayor Ravi Kant Sharma claimed that they are going to quickly get the matter accredited from the Administration. Following which, he stated he would go to the MHA to get the RLA income for the civic physique.
In the meantime, UT Adviser Manoj Parida stated: “We’re analyzing the matter.”