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GHMC Launches Cashless Transactions

The   GHMC  today officially launched cash-less transactions for all  its  utilities, following the demonetization of Rs 500 and Rs 1000 notes.

GHMC commissioner Dr B Janardhan Reddy  held a meeting with heads of department, zonal, deputy commissioners, medical officers, valuations officials. The meeting was also attended by city mayor Rammohan.

           

Only 12 per cent people have been doing online transactions under the jurisdiction of GHMC and this per centage has to  be increased in  a phased manner,  encouraging people to do cash-less transactions.

           

Cash-less facilities  would be available in the centers that include  are: official webside of GHMC www.ghmc.gov.in, myghmc mobile Aap, handheld missions, citizen service centers, Mee-seva, e-seva centres along with RTGS/NEFT. Citizens can pay their taxes in GHMC account No. 52082155599.

          

 A special training was conducted to officials by GHMC IT cell today. Those who  attended the training  will in turn impart training to other staff in respective zones, the commissioner said. Janardhan Reddy said there were 350 bill collectors in GHMC and they would be given special swiping machines for doing cashless transactions.

           

On the occasion, the city mayor said the GHMC would conduct a survey in the city to know the  exact number of traders and commercial places, as at present   only one and half lakh trade licenses were issued,  and this number may increase by  three times more.(NSS)