HC asks Sush to pay octroi for her Landcruiser
Bombay HC on Friday directed actress Sushmita Sen to pay octroi duty of Rs 2.16 lakh on her Toyota Landcruiser.india Updated: Oct 20, 2006 14:40 IST
The Bombay High Court on Friday directed actress Sushmita Sen to pay octroi duty of Rs 2.16 lakh on her Toyota Landcruiser to the Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai (MCGM) within three weeks.
The court also directed that as regards the penalty for not paying octroi, which is ten times the octroi amount, the Corporation will give a hearing to Sushmita.
The court also directed the actress to give a bank guarantee of Rs 10 lakh in favour of the Corporation.
Sushmita had challenged the levy of octroi and penalty by MCGM in the High Court.