Hon’ble Chief Minister,
Government of Karnataka.
Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) has recently started serving notices to tens of thousands of property owners claiming that they have underpaid their property tax for the last 5 years. These notices are carrying a demand running into tens of thousands of rupees to even lakhs of rupees. These notices are based on a Zonal Reclassification that was apparently done by BBMP in 2016.
I would like to humbly submit that this is purely harassment of innocent citizens, for the following reasons –