Sampla takes up tractor tax issue with Gadkari
Chandigarh(DP Correspondent) – The Punjab BJP president and Union Minister Vijay Sampla to discuss the issue of proposed tax on Tractor as commercial vehicle with the Union transport Minister Nitin Gadkari. Talking with daily Post, he said although he did not study the matter, but he will take up this issue. Notably, there is a proposal to impose transport tax on the tractor. Few days ago, the Union transport department has brought the tractor in transport vehicle in the gazette notification, issued on 27 September of this year.Voices of protest are rising across the Punjab as the farmer’s outfits are planning to start movement against this decision. According to information, in the notification a line was removed that tractor is a non-transport vehicle. If it has been passed, the owner of the tractor will have to pay approximately Rs. 30,000 as annual transport tax or according to horse power of the vehicle. At present, objections are invited till 26 October. The farmers has been sending their objection by post as well as through e mails.The information in this e-mail and any attachments is confidential and may be legally privileged. It is intended solely for the addressee or addressees. If you are not an intended recipient, please delete the message and any attachments and notify the sender of misdelivery. Any use or disclosure of the contents of either is unauthorised and may be unlawful. All liability for viruses is excluded to the fullest extent permitted by law. Any views expressed in this message are those of the individual sender, except where the sender states them, with requisite authority, to be those of the organisation.
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