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Finance ministers of non-BJP states may ask government to appoint GST council vice chairman

Updated : December 12, 2018 23:34:28 IST

Finance ministers of non-BJP states are likely to ask the government to appoint GST council vice-chairman, said sources familiar with the matter.

The state finance ministers led by Congress may meet before the next GST council meeting scheduled to be held on December 22 to discuss the strategy, sources privy to the matter told CNBC-TV18.

Currently,  the GST Council is chaired by the union finance minister and other members are the union state minister of revenue or finance and ministers in-charge of finance or taxation of all the states.
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