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Hyderabad: Right to Information (RTI) Act brought a big relief to an 80-year-old woman who has been fighting to get back ‘excess’ money paid under Building Penalisation Scheme (BPS) for the past seven years.


In hurry to avoid demolition by the GHMC officials, K Rajeshwari had paid Rs 1.37 lakh as per the BPS scheme. After some time, she came to know that she did not need to pay paid such high amount as the actual amount she was entitled to pay was Rs 11,616 only.


Rajeshwari requested the Deputy Commissioner, Circle 10, Khairatabad, to refund the excess amount she had paid on November 2011. But there was no positive response from the officials. Rajeshwari again represented her case to the GHMC officials in March 2015. Read more at;


80-Year-Old Woman Gets Back Money After 7 Years - The Hans India

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