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June 4th, 2016, 10:29 AM
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GMC Municipal Corporation

Hello sir, I am Nitesh. I want you to help me by giving me some information about the Guwahati municipal Corporation (GMC). Can you give me some details about it?

As you have asked about the Guwahati municipal Corporation (GMC), I am giving you information about it, check below for the details
Guwahati Municipal Corporation (GMC) is the local government in Guwahati.
GMC was formed in the year 1971 by the Guwahati Municipal Corporation Act, 1969.

The Corporation was duly constituted in 1974 in the first meeting of the elected councilors as per provision of Sec.45 of this Act.
A municipal corporation is the highest form of urban local body (ULB) in India.

GMC covers an area of 216 kmĀ² under its jurisdiction and it is divided into 31 municipal wards.

Organisational Setup

The Mayor and the Deputy Mayor, is responsible of the 60 Municipal wards of Guwahati Municipality Corporation, who is the head of a council consist of 60 elected ward commissioners.
There are five standing committees of the council to supervise various works


Water Works Tax Division
Public Works
Building Permission
Street light and Electrical Section
Municipal Markets
Sanitation & Health
Property Tax
Mutation Branch
Trade Licence
Slow Moving Vehicle Branch
Dead body and night soil removal Branch
Poverty alleviation
Birth and death registration
Garage Branch
Accounts Branch

Sources of Revenue

Property Tax comprising general tax, water tax, scavenging tax, light tax and urban tax.
Trade Licence Fee
Entry Toll
Parking Fees
Toll and rent from Municipal markets
Tax on Advertisements
Tax on Slow Moving Vehicles
Animal Tax
Building permission Fees and Penalties
Water Connection Charge
Share of Motor Vehicle Tax
Share of Entertainment Tax
Share of Land Revenue and Surcharge on Stamp Duty

Guwahati Municipal Corporation
Government Office
Bhubneswar Barua Road, Gandhi Basti, Sarania Hills,
Guwahati, Assam 781003

Last edited by Neelurk; March 31st, 2020 at 12:06 PM.
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