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Ex-AIADMK legislator oppose sale of lottery in Pondy

Puducherry, Mar 19 (UNI) Former AIADMK legislator Om Sakthi Sekhar on Monday urged the administration to drop the proposed move to give permission again for the sale of lottery tickets in the Union Territory to generate revenue for the government.
In a statement here, Mr Sekhar said the move will spoil the lives of the poor people and women. Pointing out to the irregularities in the cable TV operators remitting entertainment tax, Sekhar said if the government streamline the cable TV operations, there will not be any financial constrains to the government.
Sekhar also pointed out that the government could earn more revenue if it take steps to collect proper tax from tourist home, hotels, guest houses etc as a large number of tourists are visiting Puducherry and staying.The hotels and guest houses are evading taxes, he charged.
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