Tribune Information Service
Chandigarh, November 5
After the Centre decreased excise responsibility on petrol and diesel, Haryana Authorities has additionally determined to cut back the charges of value-added tax (VAT) on gas within the state.
As per an official assertion, CM Manohar Lal Khattar mentioned that as a result of discount in VAT charges, costs of petrol and diesel have been decreased by Rs 12 per litre within the state. Khattar additionally tweeted about it.
A day earlier than Diwali, the Centre had slashed excise responsibility on petrol and diesel by Rs 5 and Rs 10 per litre respectively.
Whereas issuing a video assertion, Congress basic secretary Randeep Singh Surjewala mentioned that it was a fraud with the folks of the state. “The BJP-JJP authorities tried to befool folks by lowering Rs 1.12 per litre on petrol and growing the tax on diesel by Rs 1.78 per litre.”
He connected the notification of Excise and Taxation Division along with his video assertion on twitter.
Haryana Pradesh Congress Committee president Kumari Selja mentioned that the discount in costs was not ample. She claimed that the Centre had decreased the costs by Rs 5 and Rs 10 for petrol and diesel respectively, however the gas costs had risen by that a lot in October alone.
After discount in VAT, the value of petrol has come down from Rs 106.94 to Rs 95.27 per litre in Haryana. The diesel worth has come down from Rs 98.60 to Rs 86.51 per litre.
Petrol and diesel costs are greater in different states. In Punjab, petrol is Rs 105.02 per litre and in Delhi, it’s Rs 103.97. Equally, the value in Himachal Pradesh is Rs 96.06 per litre and in Rajasthan, it’s Rs 111.10 per litre.
The diesel worth in Punjab is Rs 88.76 per litre, in Delhi, it’s Rs 86.67 per litre and in Rajasthan, the associated fee is Rs 95.71 per litre.