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Aam Aadmi Party protests against NDMC's decision to increase taxes

The Aam Aadmi Party held a protest against the decision of the BJP-ruled North Delhi Municipal Corporation to hike taxes on Wednesday.

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AAP | NDMC

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

AAP, Arvind Kejriwal

The Aam Aadmi Party held a protest against the decision of the BJP-ruled North Delhi Municipal Corporation to hike taxes on Wednesday.

The protest was led by party's municipal corporation incharge Durgesh Pathak.

The municipal corporation has proposed to hike four taxes due to financial crunch. The taxes include professional tax, tax on unauthorised colonies, property transfer tax and electricity tax.

The claimed that the protest "forced" the BJP-led to withdraw the proposal of hiking the taxes.

However, officials said the discussion on a proposal to hike the taxes had been postponed till the next meeting.

(Only the headline and picture of this report may have been reworked by the Business Standard staff; the rest of the content is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

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First Published: Wed, August 19 2020. 23:53 IST
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