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Demonetisation the biggest disaster, GST a great stunt: Mamata Banerjee

Earlier Banerjee had called the GST roll-out as another 'epic blunder' of the Centre after the demonetisation

Press Trust of India  |  Kolkata 

Mamata Banerjee
Mamata Banerjee

West Bengal Chief Minister today raked up the issues of and the Goods and Services Tax, dubbing the note ban as the "biggest disaster" and the new tax regime a "great stunt".

"As I had said earlier, is the It has completely ruined the country's economy. Also, the is a great stunt," she wrote on her Twitter handle.

Banerjee had earlier called the roll-out as another "epic blunder" of the Centre after the

Claiming that the government had "hurriedly" introduced the GST, the chief minister demanded an investigation into the new tax regime.

"Why Govt started it hurriedly without making proper plans? The commoners & all traders are the worst sufferers. The thorough investigation is needed," she said.

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First Published: Thu, October 05 2017. 21:15 IST