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Over 22,500 properties registered online

Punjabi Politics
Mohali, July 1 As many as 22,581 properties have been registered online in Mohali during the first six months of the launch of the project. A total of Rs 223.47 crore has been collected as stamp duty in the process along with Rs 49.34 crore as registration fee. As per the administration’s claim Mohali is the first district in Punjab to start the project. The service began on January 8 and the figure is for properties registered online till June 26. In the said period, 6,136 properties were e-registered with the sub-registrar, Mohali, and Rs 92.28 crore was collected as stamp duty. Similarly, 6,511 properties were e-registered at Kharar where Rs 39.43 crore was collected as stamp duty. Sub-registrar, Dera Bassi, received 2,442 e-registrations and collected Rs 15.24 crore while Banur r...

Properties not attached, only temporary ban

Punjab
Tribune News Service Jalandhar, May 6 Following media reports about “attachment” of properties of those accused in the Hoshiarpur land scam, a senior official of the Jalandhar Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Sunday told The Tribune that the agency had only put a temporary ban over the sale and purchase of the properties and had not attached them so far. “We are presently in the process of identifying properties bought by the accused from the excessive compensation they got from the NHAI and also the deductions made by them under various taxes. Only once the investigation is over, we may be able to attach their properties,” said the official. He further added that the ED could only attach properties equivalent to the value of the excessive compensation received by them along with the val