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GST officials seize bus carrying commercial goods to evade tax

Cuttack: The officers of the Goods and Services Tax department on Monday seized a bus near OMP Chhak in Cuttack that was allegedly transporting commercial goods to evade tax.As per available information, the bus was en route to Puri from Kolkata, when it was intercepted by the GST personnel near OMP Chhak during a motor-vehicle inspection.While the vehicle is kept in detention, the move was taken by the officials after suspecting that the commercials goods were being transported in the bus in order to avoid payment of tax.The bus driver is being interrogated and further investigation into the matter is underway, officials said.

EVM vandalism: Lookout notice to be issued against BJP's Om Prakash Mishra

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Rahul Gandhi to visit Odisha tomorrow

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Actor Mithun Chakraborty visits Puri Srimandir

Puri: Veteran Bollywood actor Mithun Chakraborty along with his wife visited the Jagannath Temple in Puri on Thursday.According to reports, the actor-...

Utkal University students gherao VC's office demanding to postpone 4th sem exam

Bhubaneswar: The students under the Utkal University here gheraoed the vice chancellor's office on Thursday demanding to postpone the 4th-semester exa...