The minimum charge for your water bill is now Rs. 175 per month from Rs.83 for domestic use. For Other than household use the price is 350 per month (earlier it was 160) and for commercial use the new price is Rs.700 per month (earlier it was 360).
The price hike has been affected from this month only and each one will now have to pay more for the water they get.
In areas where there is 24-7 water and where meters are used the following rates will apply:
upto 8 Kilo litre – Rs.7 per Kilo litre
8 to 15 Kilo litre – Rs.9
15 to 25 Kilo litre – Rs.11
Above 25 Kilo litre – Rs.13
Other than Household:
upto 8 Kilo litre – Rs.14 per Kilo litre
8 to 15 Kilo litre – Rs.18
15 to 25 Kilo litre – Rs.22
Above 25 Kilo litre – Rs.26
up to 8 Kilo litre – Rs.28 per Kilo litre
8 to 15 Kilo litre – Rs.36
15 to 25 Kilo litre – Rs.44
Above 25 Kilo litre – Rs.52
The city corporation has hiked the prices of consumption of water from the current month.