New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday gave his assent to the landmark Goods and Services Tax bill, an official said.
The President has given his approval for the GST Bill, the President’s Office told IANS. The central government had sent the GST bill to the President after 16 states had ratified the legislation.
The GST Bill was passed by the Lok Sabha in May last year but is stuck in the Rajya Sabha due to resistance from the opposition.
First Published | 8 September 2016 4:57 PM