Amit Mitra

Mitra also said that the government had already given 2,600 acres of land at Raghunathpur in Purulia for the Amritsar-Kolkata industrial corridor which would generate huge employment opportunities.

Kolkata: West Bengal Finance Minister Amit Mitra on Wednesday said the central government should have created a fuel price stabilisation fund to counter the soaring prices of petrol and diesel in the country. When the Modi led BJP is being highly criticized for soaring rates of petrol and diesel, West Bengal also joined in to …

Kolkata: In the wake of reports of deposits by Indians soaring in the Swiss banks last year, West Bengal Finance Minister Amit Mitra on Saturday claimed hawala transactions have seen a rise due to failure of GST’s automatic digitised process. According to the design of the indirect tax system, GSTR 1, which is a form to …

Kolkata: Alleging that there was apprehension about the Goods and Services (GST) Tax within the BJP leadership itself, West Bengal Finance Minister Amit Mitra on Friday said even Prime Minister Narendra Modi had stiffly opposed the tax regime before taking over the country’s top post. Mitra, chairman of the empowered committee on GST, recounted a meeting …

Kolkata: Asserting that the Goods and Services Tax bill was not completely “ready and prepared”, West Bengal Finance Minister Amit Mitra, who is also the chairman of the empowered committee on the issue, claimed on Tuesday that the new regime should not be rolled out from July 1. “GST is not fully prepared and ready, …