Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has constituted a Group of Ministers (GoM) headed by Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi to monitor and resolve the IT challenges faced in the implementation of GST.
The GoM will be assisted by the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Goods and Services Tax Network (GSTN). Besides, a Committee on Exports has also been constituted under the convenorship of the Revenue Secretary Dr.Hasmukh Adhia to look at the issues of export sector and to recommend the GST Council suitable strategy for helping the export sector in the post-GST scenario.
Important Takeaways from Above News-
- The Committees have been set up in pursuance of the decision taken at the 21st Meeting of GST Council held in Hyderabad.
- GST Council is headed by Finance Minister of India, Arun Jaitley.
Source- The Hindu Business Line