Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi has termed the program on Friday midnight to commence goods and services tax (GST) as a ‘show of his own propaganda’ and said that a tax system is being brought silently across the country. is. He said that its implementation is doing an ‘inefficient and insensitive government’. Rahul tweeted, “An improvement, which had a lot of possibilities, is being brought in a silly manner and with Tamasha.”
Rahul Gandhi said that there is a need of GST in India, but it should not have trouble and pain to millions of ordinary people, small traders in the country. Unlike notebooks, GST is the improvement, which is credited with bringing the Congress and it has been supporting it from the beginning. He said that, like the Banque, GST is being implemented by an inefficient and insensitive government, without any planned vision and institutional preparation.
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At the same time, Congress spokesman Randeep Singh Surjewala said that the five-tier tax structure (5 to 43 percent) of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will be badly affected by the livelihood of shopkeepers, traders and small businessmen. He tweeted, “The BJP government has kept the highest rate of GST in the world so far, while the previous United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government had kept the maximum rate of 18 per cent.”
He said, “Roti, cloth and house will be affected by BJP’s GST. Poor and middle class will be badly affected by GST on the items used by the abundance. “