“In order to ensure cordial atmosphere between the entrepreneurs and excise and taxation department, a decision was taken that goods having a bill of Rs. 23,000 and above would not be subjected to any checking. But this understanding was violated on number of occasions,” said ETO.
The industry has also filed a written complaint against the officer after the matter was brought into the notice of Tewari at the committee meeting held early this month.
Tewari had asked the industry to file a written complaint against the officer and assured them to look into the matter.