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It's all celebration at next GST Council meet in Delhi

The official launch of the GST will take place at a function: FM Arun Jaitley

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(From right) Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley with Puducherry Chief Minister  V Narayanasamy and Revenue Secretary Hasmukh Adhia at the17th GST Council meet at Vigyan Bhavan in New Delhi on Sunday	 Photo: pti
(From right) Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley with Puducherry Chief Minister V Narayanasamy and Revenue Secretary Hasmukh Adhia at the17th GST Council meet at Vigyan Bhavan in New Delhi on Sunday Photo: pti

The next meeting of the (goods and services tax) Council on June 30 is likely to be a kind of celebratory function on the eve of the roll-out of the new indirect tax system. The official launch of the will take place at a function, which will be organised in Delhi, said after the meeting of the Council. He said the government will soon give details of the function. 

When asked whether e-way bill would be taken up at the next meeting, an official said the next meeting would be a celebration for the roll-out. 
 
The venue of the function has not been decided yet. It could be the Parliament complex, he said.  

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