Highlights of Budget 2018-19 presented by LoH Shikha Rai and adopted by the SDMC House on February 12.
Monthly pension hike from Rs 1000 to 2000 for the widows, seriously ill, affected with mental diseases, deserted women, kinnars, orphan children etc.
An amount of Rs 1400 crore due from Delhi Government on account of the funds yet to be released as per the recommendations of the 4th finance commission and Municipal reforms fund
Requests for filling up 5440 vacancies pending with the DSSSB
Ambit of Atal Jan Aahar Yojana to be increased.
Income Rs. 4571.71 cr, Expenditure Rs. 4900 cr.
Expenditure on Education Rs. 856.67, Public Health Rs. 228.45, Sanitation Rs. 1259.73, Engineering Rs. 936.81 and Horticulture Rs. 268.00 cr.
No hike in taxes; no new tax.
Property tax- no new tax, no hike in the tax, no reduction in the concessions/rebates.
Target of Property tax collection Rs. 715 cr. and transfer duty Rs. 600 cr.
40 thousand properties added in tax net during Amnesty scheme 2016-17
100 % penalty and 100% interest will be waved of on payment of full principle outstanding amount under the old ratable value system i.e prior to 31.03.2004.
Martyrs of the Armed forces and Para Military forces and their widows; medal winners of Olympics, Asian, and Common wealth games to get full rebate of their property tax for their one residential property on lumpsump payment of tax up to 30th June.
Ex- servicemen to get 30 percent rebate in the tax amount for their one residential property
Farmers original owners of the land in the village area to get full exemption of property tax on their own one residential self occupied property.
One percent education cess on due property tax
Mutation fee hiked from Rs. 150 to Rs. 1500.
Nursery section to be opened in 46 more schools
The ambit of SQEP to be enlarged
24 more schools will have green Boards in lieu of Black boards
204 schools to have smart class rooms by March 2018
Implementation of “Buniyad Project” to strengthen the basic knowledge of learning of Hindi, Eng and Math
Special stress on fire safety in the schools
Installation of CCTV cameras in the schools to be speeded up
Insurance of the students
Construction of a centralized common kitchen for the Mid day Meal at Kalkaji to begin soon
Saturday will be Bag less Day in schools; day dedicated to the extra curriculum activities.
Student fund for activities hiked from Rs. 46 to Rs. 100 for the interested students
Free sanitary pads to the girl students when required in schools.
Separate cadre for SDMC employees now exists; to facilitate early promotions
Separate pension account for release of pensions to the superannuated employees now exist, 9432 pension holders getting timely payment regularly
SDMC is not in favor of charging parking free for parking vehicles inside the colonies.
To enhance revenue from advertisements; advertisements on the colony gates, electricity poles, smart toilets, FCTSs, parks, tree guards to be allowed
16 Multi level Automated Car parking in 2018-19
Remodeling of existing SLF, New SLF nearby and Waste to energy plant at Tehkhand
Biomethanation plant at Ghumanhera to facilitate management of animal dung and provide methane gas in cylinders for sage
To continue with the work of greening and beautification underneath the flyovers and beautification of other places under a pilot project called KABAD SE JUGAD.
Construction of SDMC Headquarter building near IP Metro Station on ring road and another office in Sector 11 Dwarka.
5 MW solar generation from penal installed on SDMC buildings
Submersible pumps to be replaced by solar propelled pumps for irrigation
Lights in the Parks to be lit with solar power
To set up 130 electric charging stations for electric vehicles
To get 75 electric cars
Families putting up in the dwelling units measuring up to 100 sq yard to get two LED bulbs. Provision of Rs. 2 crore for three thousand bulbs
Decentralization of waste management.
An action plan to contain air pollution
SDMC not in favor of levying any user charge for collection of garbage from the houses
Scientific disposal of silt taken out from the drains
Construction of the new health centers, lab and imaging services on CGHS rates in eight major dispensaries
Construction of Central Medical Store at Govindpuri
Verification of the health trade licences to be increases from 20 percent per year to 50 percent per year
The poor and needy families to get for free wood for cremation of their family members
Construction of storage for the Public Health department to store equipments, medicines and publicity material
Mobile health vans for JJ clusters
Cash less medical service for the employees
Hike in fodder allowance for the cows in Gaushalas from Rs 20 Rs 50
Rs 10 crore for taking out silt from the drains in unauthorized colonies and repairs and remodeling of drains.
Another Rs 10 crore for deputing more workers for cleaning drains
Accelerated the process of notifying 351 roads as commercial/mixed use
Helped in getting reduction in conversion charges from Rs 89000 to Rs 22000, hike in FAR in the LSCs and permission for commercial activities in basements and godowns on agriculture land
On line licence for house hold industries with up to 5 Kw motor allowed
SDMC to issue temporary health trade licences in the fairs, trade fairs, exhibitions etc.
To finalize a new policy for licenses to authorized banquet halls and farm houses and for authorized vatikas and farm houses
PARKS TO BE MADE DIVYANG FRIENDLY
To expedite process of making SDMC free from green waste
Irrigation in the parks from the recycled water of ETP/STPs
Irrigation in 100 parks with drip irrigation system
20 fitness trails under AMRUT scheme
Poor women and Dhobis now get sewing machine, dhobi press, a 5 kg filed cylinder and gas stove. No need to submit dhobi community certificate for getting dhobi press
Renaming schools, parks and community centre in the memory of the martyrs, freedom fighters and great leaders
Each councilor to get Rs. 10 thousand for celebration of national events like republic and Independence Day and Gandhi jayanti
Construction of male and female toilets for the employees and passengers, drivers at all entry points toll booths.