The city of Chennai, India, has introduced a service that enables consumers to pay property taxes with mobile phones, a spokesperson for the Municipal Corp. of Chennai, which governs the city, tells CardLine Global.

Bangalore-based mobile-payments firm JiGrahak Mobility Solutions Ltd., which operates under the "ngpay" brand, is providing the technology for the service, the spokesperson says. Immediate comment from the mobile-technology firm was not available Monday.

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