P.K. Sinha, Cabinet Secretary has requested all ministries and departments to form a GST cell to facilitate its smooth implementation. This would be critical for assisting different industries in resolving their concerns pertaining to GST. Moreover, Mr. Sinha has asked the various ministries to ensure that all PSUs are GST compliant by July 1, the day when GST is rolled out.
The GST cell would serve as a point of first contact for clarifying and resolving any issues which a business or industry pertaining to the respective ministry. Currently, the Revenue Department is making helpline numbers operational for providing clarity on legal and IT related issues pertaining to GST.