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Odisha: Water tax recovery plea in court

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akhilesh yadav

Cuttack, June 24: A public interest litigation filed in Orissa High Court has sought intervention for recovery of water tax worth Rs 6,000 crore that is yet to be realised from major industries and public sector undertakings.

Bhubaneswar-based RTI activist Pradip Pradhan, 44, has alleged in his PIL that the huge amount of money was "outstanding against 59 companies and industries towards water tax."

On the basis of information assessed through RTI, the petitioner alleged that more than a 100 companies, PSUs and mining operators had not paid water tax for 15 years.



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