Taj Mahal gets Rs 1.9 crore water tax, Rs 1.5 lakh property tax notices

New Delhi:

The Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) has been slapped with a notice by the Agra Municipal Corporation (AMC), asking it to pay Rs 1.47 crore house tax on Taj Mahal. The local body has given 15 days time to clear the dues.

According to officials of the ASI, a notice for water tax and one for property tax has been issued.

The ASI has been asked to pay around Rs 1.40 lakh and Rs 1 crore as water tax.

ASI’s Superintending Archaeologis t(Agra circle) Raj Patel told ANI, “A notice for water tax and one for property tax has been issued. The property tax is around Rs 1.40 lakh and the water tax is around Rs 1 crore”.