UT reduces VAT on timber and pulses – Shri Sanjay Tandon thanks Solanky for reducing VAT

Chandigarh 27th Feb, 2015:  Shri Sanjay Tandon party president of the BJP has thanked Prof. Kaptan Singh Solnaky Governor and the Administrator UT for reducing the VAT on the Daal (pulses) ,Timber and Blanket. According to decision of the administration the VAT on the  Daal has been  reduced from  5 percent to 1 and Timber  from 12 percent to 5.

While the VAT on the blanket will be zero now. Tandon said that the decision is yet another step taken in favour of the people. He said that the delegation of the traders met Governor recently who has been kind enough to accepted the long pending demand of the traders.

The  traders have been  demanding  the reduction  on the VAT on timber as the  consumers  were force to  pay  higher in comparison to the  neighboring states.

Ravinder Pathania,
Convener, Media Cell,