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Gujarat gets India’s 1st laser tech based checkpost

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On December 30, 2016, India witnessed the inauguration of India’s first laser technology-based check post in Gujarat. The inauguration was led by Gujarat chief minister Vijay Rupani. The advanced Automatic Vehicle Monitoring System (AVMS) interstate RTO check post is situated in Shamlaji of Aravalli district, near the Gujarat-Rajasthan border. What’s the...

Parliament passes GST Bill

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After months of debate and dissension, the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill was finally passed on August 8, 2016 by the Indian Parliament. According to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the GST is “crucial” for ending tax terrorism, besides reducing corruption and black money, and will make the consumer the “king”....