Vexed with the GHMC for not accepting Rs 10 coins, which are legal tender, AS Rao Nagar residents took to Twitter to report their grievances. Ajay Reddy of AS Rao Nagar said that the contractor who was maintaining the local park was not accepting Rs 10 coin.
He said that even though there no official ban on the coins, the park management had been not accepting the currency for two months. The staff was claiming that the Centre had banned the coins and they were not any value. GHMC officials were not available for comment.