Port Blair Municipal Council has 1100 Nos of Municipal Shops. All Market shops were allotted Shop ID through e-nagarsewa website. The payment of rents are collected through Cash, Cheque/DD, POS only and Issued online receipt to the tenants.
The Axis Bank gateway for payment of Rent is also introduced and around 05-06 transactions were also done by the tenants. The Rent of shops are enhanced at the rate of 5% every year in the month of July. During the year 2017, interest of 18% was also imposed on the delay payment of rents. In addition to this, 18% GST is collected from the tenants.