BMC’s Revenue For 2021-22 Soars By 27% To Rs 150.51 Cr

Bhubaneswar: The revenue of Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) for 2021-22 stood at Rs 150.51 crore. Deputy Commissioner BMC, Srimanta Mishra said, Holding Tax collected upto 31st March was Rs 62.50 crore while revenue from other sources was Rs 88.01 crore.

This is a record in terms of revenue collection. While last year BMC generated a revenue of Rs 118 crore, this year’s collection has crossed Rs 150 crore, said Mishra. “Despite COVID-19 situation and urban elections, revenue collection during the year has been satisfactory,” he added.

The revenue comprises collection through online and offline modes, apart from collection from major defaulters and other sources, the BMC stated.