Overview of GST-lecture by GST Deputy Commissioner
Patiala-Punjab School of Law, Punjabi University, Patiala organized a lecture on ‘Overview of GST’. It was a programme chaired by Prof. G.S.Batra, Dean Academic Affairs. In his presidential address, Dr. Batra highlighted the significance of GST in the economy of the country. Lecture was delivered by Dr. Mandeep Kumar Batish, IRS, Deputy Commissioner, GST, Patiala Division.
Batish discussed in details the various aspects of GST Act. He highlighted the role of GST council to exempt certain items from the purview of GST. He underlined the benefits of GST in the reduction of inflation, black transactions and benefit of GST to the small taxpayers and reduction in multiplicity of taxes. He also made mention of the role of the GST in giving benefit to the poor States of the country. The guests were welcomed by Prof. Varinder Kumar Kaushik, Head, Punjab School of Law. The Vote of thanks was proposed by Dr. Yashwinder Kaur. The program was attended by Dr. Amita Kaushal, Dean Faculty of Law, Dr. Harish Kumar, Dr. Sumit Kumar, Dr. Meenakshi Arora, Paramjeet Kaur, Dheeraj Kumar, Rohini Attri and students of Punjab School of Law.