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Call for Expedited Disclosure by Greater Chennai Corporation Council

The Greater Chennai Corporation (GCC) Council is facing calls to expedite the disclosure of crucial details, including land records, properties leased or rented, and land use, along with advance funding received from the State for COVID-19 preventive measures. Councillor K. Dhana Sekaran, chairman of the Standing Committee (Accounts), raised concerns during the council meeting about delays in responding to requests made in December 2022.

He emphasized the need for transparency regarding property tax, business tax, rent, and dues collected. Additionally, details of advance funds received zone-wise in the financial year 2020-21 for COVID-19 preventive measures are awaited. The Commissioner assured prompt action to provide the necessary information.