Bhubaneswar:20/1/20: In an effort to give shape to a major 5T target in urban administration with greater transparency and efficiency, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today launched Online Property Tax Module that will facilitate payment of tax anytime anywhere.
The Chief Minister also launched the Municipal Premier League, a unique transformative endeavour, which will facilitate ULBs to enhance their own revenue collections.
Launching these twin programmes of Housing & Urban Development Department at Convention Centre, Lok Seva Bhawan, the Chief Minister said, “I congratulate the Urban Development Department for giving shape to one of the important 5T targets. It has been the endeavour of my Government to deliver all the public services at the doorsteps of people using technology. Online Property Tax Module launched today facilitating Payment Anytime Anywhere is a very good initiative started by Housing & Urban Development Department. I am sure; people residing in urban areas will be immensely benefited.”
During the function, two video documentaries, one on Online Property Tax Module and other on Municipal Premier League were screened.
The Odisha CM also unveiled the MPL Winner’s Trophy.
Among others, Minister Pratap Jena, Development Commissioner Suresh Mohapatra, H & UD Principal Secretary G. Mathivathan, 5T Secretary V.K. Pandian, employees of nine ULBs including those of BMC were present at the function.