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GST Council to meet officials from six key sectors today

Updated: Jan 03, 2017 09:11 IST

New Delhi [India], Jan. 3 (ANI): The Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council headed by Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will meet in New Delhi today.

The council will meet the representatives of six crucial sectors, including IT, telecom, banking and insurance to assess the implementation hurdles under the new GST regime.

During the meeting, presentation will also be made by the representatives of Civil Aviation and Railways.

The two-day GST Council among other things will deliberate on the issue of jurisdiction of assessees in the new regime.

This will be the eighth meeting of the council since it met for the first time on September 22, 2016. (ANI)