█ Blipping on SGST
These 12 cos are registered for other purposes; search officials unclear if 60 Guj cos being probed are into illegal sale of biodiesel or are selling spurious biodiesel
The ongoing search and strike operation by the State Goods and
A total of 66 companies in Gujarat are under SGST scanner and of these six have shut operations; of the remaining 60, nine are in
Confirming the news, a senior GST official said, “There are nine companies are located in Ahmedabad jurisdiction and they are under investigation.”
Giving details of the nine companies, the official said, “These are Motherson Automotive Technologies and Engineering in
The biodiesel will also be checked and if it is suspect, it will be sent for a quality check. Explaining why this drive is important, the official said that spurious biodiesel is cheaper than diesel, but it causes damage to vehicles and pollutes the environment too. Moreover, illegally sold biodiesel, being unaccounted, is a loss to the state tax income.