(29/10/2017) Greater Noida
The revenue collection staff of Guttam Budh Nagar adopted a unique name and shame technique for defaulters.
The department had resorted to traditional means and is using drum beats while announcing the names of people who owe large dues to the government departments. On Saturday such announcements were made using drums beats at places near the residence and work place of the defaulters.
As per the order of District magistrate names of 15-20 defaulters were marked and was announced on the public address system. As the result of the same three people owing dues to food department came forward to make payments.
Three individuals owning between Rs 1.25 lakh to Rs 2 lakh each deposited cash of Rs 20,000, Rs 40,000 and Rs 30,000, respectively.