Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) has appealed to citizens to clear property tax dues to avoid action.
The civic body has undertaken a drive to recover dues and has appointed 10 squads to approach the defaulters every Wednesday, said tax collection officer Hemant Nikam.
He said the civic staff will lock the premises of the property for which tax have been pending for long.
The civic body will charge two per cent penalty every month for delay in payment. So far Rs 400 crore has been collected as property tax.