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Riding high on BJP promise to abolish LBT, defaulters soar

BJP govt has failed to act, PMC coffers worst hit in last 6 months.

PMC to hike rates for house registration

For the change of property ownership the charges would be a minimum of Rs 1,000, double of the Rs 500 levied earlier.


Maharashtra budget 2015-16: LBT to go, Pune & Pimpri civic bodies stare at Rs 2600-crore revenue loss

Development projects will suffer, say PMC & PCMC officials.

No cut in salaries, pensions: Pune Municipal Corporation

The civic administration might fall short of Rs 20 crore to meet the demand of salaries and pensions.

LBT figures reflect positive trend in automotive sector

PCMC records show first half of the fiscal raked in Rs 555 crore in LBT against the target of Rs 900 crore.

Controversial LBT to be scrapped, Maharashtra Governor announces

Special women's squads would be created and deployed for the safety of women in the public places.


Petrol to be cheaper in cantonment areas

Petrol prices will come down by Rs 2. This follows price correction by oil firms as LBT on petrol was withdrawn in cantonment areas

Pune petrol dealers to join stir against LBT from tomorrow

The members of the association have said if the LBT is abolished from fuel then the rates of petrol and diesel will go down.

‘Govt mulling ways to scrap LBT, octroi’

CM Prithviraj Chavan said the state government was considering a surcharge of 2.5-3 per cent on VAT.

Traders oppose LBT, say CM’s solutions not viable

Earlier in June, the BJP had warned of the government of intensifying its agitation against LBT if the Maharashtra government failed to abolish it in the next 10 days.