GST To Be Launched In Midnight On June 30 In Parliament: Jaitley
New Delhi: In the midnight June 30-July 1, Central Hall of Parliament will witness ‘Tryst With Destiny’ movement of 1947 vintage. The GST will be launched by the NDA Government at midnight.
Addressing Press Conference in New Delhi, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said that President Pranab Mukharjee, Vice President amid Hansari, Former Prime Ministers Manmohan Singh, Deva Gowda, and PM Modi will attend the function.
On Mid night of August 14-15, when India got Independence, from British a epical function was held at Central Hall when the then Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru gave famous speech” TRYST WITH DESTINY”.
Jaitley said that exactly at mid night of June 30th, GST will be launched in the presence of all members of Parliament, State Finance Ministers, States Chief Ministers and officers who empowered role in GST.
Jaitley praised UPA Government for announcing GST in 2006 and introducing Constitutional amendment in 2011. He said the GST Bill was passed by all the States except Jammu & Kashmir and Kerala where it will be passed very soon.
PM Modi and President will have a short speech on that day with two short films on GST will be screened at Central Hall. They will make short speeches on that day. Two short films on GST will be screened at Central hall on that occasion.