Birth and death certificate section Agent raaj
D. Sashidhar Nadgowda, the health officer at City corporation Belagavi himself caught hold of an agent on Tuesday working from the Corporation premises.
He acted upon after a complaint was given to him even after paying the citizen did not get his birth certificate recified.
The agents used to take money from citizens saying it has to be paid to higher officials. The form for Birth and death certificate is free but these agents used to charge Rs.10 per form. Some used to charge to fill up the form as well.
The agent when he was threatened that he will be handed over to the police he returned the Rs.170 taken from the Citizen.