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The transportation of goods remained suspended as truckers began a two-day token strike in Andhra Pradesh today protesting the double-taxation under GST.
The truckers have also been demanding that diesel be brought under the purview of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) or a uniform pricing system be introduced across the country.
Also, the e-way bill/ invoicing system for multiple consignments under GST was leading to undue harassment of truckers in the name of enforcement, he said.
The strike was a part of the nationwide call given by All India Motor Transport Congress.
Consequently, all bookings and deliveries of goods in the state have been stopped for two days as trucks remained off roads, he added.