HMWSSB LAUNCHED VDS 2019 ON 22.11.2019
HMWSSB has declared, in congruence to the permission accorded by the Govt, that it would implement Voluntary Disclosure Scheme (VDS) for regularisation of Illegal water supply and sewerage connections, for a period of 90 days ie from 22.11.2019 to 21.02.2020. Consumers possessing illegal connections can submit their applications through online website, to regularize their illegal connections by paying normal connection charges along with one month demand as penalty- moratorium.
Illegal connections caught beyond the above moratorium period shall be required to pay Two times connection charges, plus three years of consumption charges in addition to service charges of Rs.300/-, failing which criminal charges to be pressed against the delinquent.
Hence all the consumers possessing illegal connections are encouraged to avail this opportunity and regularise their connections, to avoid higher penal charges and legal repercussions.