BMC, Mumbai -
On one hand, BMC is laying off employees to cut down the expenses, on the other hand, they have been spending on committee’s chairman and leader of the house telephone bills. BMC will be giving Rs. 3,000 as telephone expenses to the leader of the house and committee's chairman. This will be deposited in their banks along with their corporator’s funds.
Along with this, restrictions have been put on the overtime fo the employees. Considering all this, BMC is planning to save Rs. 2525 crores.
Apart from committee's chairman, corporators will be getting Rs. 1,100 telephone reimbursement. This proposal has been sent for the approval of group leaders. Meanwhile, the mayor and deputy mayor has no limitations for the mobile bill.