No proposal to exempt sanitary pads from GST, government tells Lok Sabha

The union government has informed Lok Sabha that there is no proposal to exempt sanitary napkins from GST. Women’s organisation and legislatures across the country had protested against the government's decision

No proposal to exempt sanitary pads from GST, government tells Lok SabhaIn a written reply in Lok Sabha, Minister of State for Finance, Shiv Pratap Shukla has informed the Parliament that at present, there is no proposal to exempt sanitary napkins from Goods and Service Tax (GST)   In India, according to a National Family Health Survey, 62 per cent of women between the ages of 15 to […]