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Record e-way bills generated in Sept, signal economic revival: Finance secy

Pandey said that almost 2.62 million e-way bills were generated on September 30, which was the highest ever count so far in a single day

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e-way bills | Economic recovery

Indivjal Dhasmana  |  New Delhi 

(Illustration: Ajay Mohanty)
More than 57.4 million e-way bills were generated in the month of September | (Illustration: Ajay Mohanty)

Finance Secretary A B Pandey on Thursday said that amid early signs of recovery, hit a record high in September. He also expressed hope that GST collections would show much better recovery in the festive season.

More than 57.4 million were generated in the month of September.

"These are affirmative signs of economic growth as the business activities are unlocking gradually and despite adverse impact of Covid-19. there are indicators of economic recovery," Pandey said.

He said that almost 2.62 million were generated on September 30, which was the highest ever count so far in a single day.

GST collections touched Rs 95,480 crore, the highest receipt in 7 months.

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First Published: Thu, October 01 2020. 23:21 IST
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