The Telegraph articles

Fuel in GST a long shot

New Delhi: The flare-up in the prices of petrol and diesel has raised the demand for bringing the fuels under the goods and services tax to provide relief to consumers. However, analysts said the prices are unlikely to come down as a result of this measure.

Fuel dealers on VAT-slash crusade

Ranchi: Jharkhand Petroleum Dealers’ Association will hit the streets with awareness drives for commuters and transporters on why petrol and diesel are costlier here compared to some bigger states and mount pressure on chief minister Raghubar Das to rethink the VAT imposed on fuel.