North Delhi Municipal Corporation has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with State Bank of India (SBI)to boost online digital payment collection for municipal services.
SBI e-Pay is the payment aggregator service wing of the bank, which will facilitate online payment of municipal taxes and other fees by citizens.
One can pay taxes and dues of online municipal services such as registration of birth and death, property tax and e-mutation, health trade, general trade, veterinary trade and factory license application services, for booking parks and community halls, renewal of tehbazari, hawking and hackney carriage through SBI ePay Gateway, said a north corporation official.
Commissioner Sanjay Goel said that the SBI e-Pay is the payment aggregator service wing of the bank, which will facilitate online payment of municipal taxes/fees.
“It provides digital access and to make e-governance services available to the citizens. The initiative is a step towards the Digital India Programme and to provide municipal services to the citizens of North Delhi in a digital way,” he said.
Source: Economic Times