Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Saturday said Sanitary napkin has been exempted from the Goods and Services Tax (GST).
Addressing journalists on the sidelines of the continuous 28th GST Council meeting in the capital, Sisodia who likewise handles the Finance portfolio, said numerous things under the 28 percent chunk have been cut down.
“I think the 28 percent impose section ought to be discarded. The issue is in effect pointlessly hauled,” he included.
As far as government forms, Sisodia said quarterly returns for dealers having turnover up to Rs 5 crore has been affirmed by the GST Council.
Be that as it may, no choice has been taken yet on sugar cess, he included.
The request to excluded sterile napkin from GST has been continuing for quite a while.
In January this year, a gathering of understudies from Gwalior had propelled a battle by composing messages on clean napkins to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, asking him to absolved the charges exacted on the item and make it free of cost.