Tax collection went up after we reduced the tax rates: Kejriwal

NEW DELHI: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today stated that the tax collection went up subsequent to the slicing of tax rates done by government.

He further said that the government has managed save more than Rs 350 crore in building five flyovers across the national capital since the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) took charge in the month of February last year.

“There were some under construction flyovers in Delhi when we took over. We completed those projects before schedule and saved over Rs 350 crore. This was unprecedented. In our country, every government project is delayed by years. But we changed all of it,” said Kejriwal during his inaugural interactive session “Talk to AK”.