Govt reaches out to jewellers, says there will be no harassment

Updated: 21 March, 2016 10:02 IST
Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday said the jewellers won't face any harassment by the concerned officials in the name of excise duty. Jaitley, who has also faced flak for putting one percent duty charge on gold items, said it is not possible to keep the luxury goods out of taxation procedure as India is moving towards Goods and Service Tax (GST).
First Published: 21 March, 2016 08:35 IST