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Bring petrol, diesel under GST: Karnataka CM

IANS  |  New Delhi 

Amid protests over rising fuel prices in the country, Chief on Monday said the should be brought under (GST), adding his would think over reducing cess on diesel and petrol.

He said the cess imposed on petrol and diesel in was "lowest" in the country yet he would hold discussion with his officials to see if it can be reduced further.

Kumaraswamy's Janata Dal- Secular has extended its support to the Bharat Bandh called by the to protest against the rising fuel prices.

He said the Chief Ministers of all the states should take up the issue of including in the GST.

Kumaraswamy will also meet here on Monday afternoon.

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First Published: Mon, September 10 2018. 15:56 IST
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