Rajinikanth paid a property tax of Rs 6.39 lakh for the second half yr of 2020-21. (FILE)

Chennai:

Prime actor Rajinikanth on Friday paid a property tax of Rs 6.39 lakh for the second half yr of 2020-21 for his marriage corridor in Chennai to the Higher Chennai Company.

A day after remitting Rs 6.56 lakh property tax, together with penalty, for the primary half yr (2020-21) for his Raghavendra Mandapam, the actor has now paid Rs 6,39,846 as properly to the civic physique which is the property tax for the yr’s second six months.

On Thursday, the actor had stated an attraction ought to have been made to town company over the tax demand matter for the mandapam and the “mistake” of dashing to court docket might have been averted.

The Madras Excessive Courtroom had on Wednesday dismissed as withdrawn a petition filed by the actor over the property tax demand by the company on his marriage corridor.

Justice Anitha Sumanth warned of imposing prices on him for approaching the court docket quickly after sending a discover to the civic physique for reduction beneath emptiness remission rule citing closure of the wedding corridor as a result of COVID-19 lockdown through the six-month interval.

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