Situation Prior To E-Governance Initiatives

1. No increase in revenue from House Tax : -Though this is one of the major revenue source, there had been practically no increase in revenue for many years. While in other equally populated cities of osther States, the revenue from this head is much higher as compared to Bikaner Municipal Council.

       The amount of House Tax collected by Bikaner Municipal Council in the past 4 years is as under : -

        (Amount in Lakhs of Rupees)

Sr. No. Financial Year Amount
1 2001-02 40.57
2 2002-03 84.00
3 2003-04 61.92
4 2004-05 100.00