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We need GST in place by Sept 2017 or else India won't function: Jaitley

"Black money has been a norm in India for seven decades, we want to confront it and create a new normal," Jaitley said at the Hindustan Times Leadership summit here.

BS Web Team  |  New Delhi 

  Demonetisation is the new normal confronting black money which was a norm in India for seven decades, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Friday. "Black money has been a norm in India for seven decades, we want to confront it and create a new normal," Jaitley said at the Hindustan Times Leadership summit in New Delhi.  Stressing the importance of passing the Good and Services Tax Bill, he said if GST is not in place by September 2017, the country won't be able to function.     Jaitley said "If some states are seen as ...

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