14 May 2011: The Hyderabad Metropolitan Water Supply and Sewerage Board, has now created a new facility which will allow the customers to pay their water bills through credit cards, debit cards or through Internet banking. The customers can do the payment transactions by logging in to the website http://www.hyderabadwater.gov.in, select online payment, enter the CAN number and click submit. The customer can then select payment mode and follow the instructions provided.
The following are the service charges for different modes of payment:
- Online Net Banking – Rs.6 per transaction and service tax.
- Visa/Master card – Credit/Debit cards – 1.75 percent of transaction amount and service tax.
- American Express/Diners – Credit card – 3.5 percent of the transaction amount and service tax; mobile/cash card – 1.75 percent of the transaction amount and service tax.
Source: The Hindu