Meeting with Shri Hasmukh Adhia, Revenue Secretary, GoI

On 25th May 2017,New Delhi : A delegation of IEEMA members, led by and Shri Vijay Karia, Executive Council Member and Chairman, ELECRAMA-2018, and Shri Sunil Misra, Director General, had a meeting with Shri Hasmukh Adhia, Revenue Secretary, Government of India. The meeting was also attended by Shri Alok Shukla, Joint Secretary, Central Board of Excise and Customs and Shri Sunil Misra, Director General, IEEMA.

The delegation represented the issue of high rate of GST of 28%, announced by the GST Council on some of the electrical products such as Wires & Cables, Winding Wires, Transformers, LT Switchgears, Switch Boards, Insulators, Industrial Electronics, Electric Lamps, Electrical joints etc. IEEMA requested the Revenue Secretary to get these and all other electrical products re-classified under 12% GST, giving suitable justifications.