The prospects of revenue increase through Registration and Stamps department brightened after the State Cabinet’s decision to extend relaxation of lockdown time by three hours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Registration and Stamps Department officials are making arrangements for restarting the process for registration of agriculture and non-agricultural properties from Monday as the government has decided to open the offices till 1 p.m. every day.
Authorities have allowed booking of slots for registration of documents and other transactions through the Dharani portal. Tehsildar offices will remain open till 1 p.m. and all the slots scheduled for the day will be completed during this period.
As Monday was an auspicious day, a number of people booked slots within minutes of the government announcing that it would allow registrations. “Last night, we received several calls from clients requesting us to book a slot for registration. We reserved slots online in accordance with instructions issued by the Registration Department,” said document writer Gangadhar at Qutbullahpur Sub-Registrar office.
“During the registration, sellers along with two witnesses will be allowed after verification at the entry. No outsiders will be allowed. A maximum of seven persons can be present at one time. After registration, the documents shall be scanned immediately and delivered to authorised person,” said the officials with Stamps and Registration Department.