HP registers 17.3% increase in gross revenue collection

Chief minister Jai Ram Thakur on Sunday said Himachal Pradesh has registered an increase of ₹538.51 crore gross revenue collections during the current year fiscal year till December 2019 as compared to revenue collection till December 2018, thereby registering an increase of 17.
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Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By, Shimla

Chief minister Jai Ram Thakur on Sunday said Himachal Pradesh has registered an increase of 538.51 crore gross revenue collections during the current year fiscal year till December 2019 as compared to revenue collection till December 2018, thereby registering an increase of 17.3%.

He said, “The total revenue collected up to December, 2019, was 3,653.68 crore whereas it was 3,115.17 crore up to December, 2018. Increase in revenue collection was due to the effective implementation of policies of the state government besides sincere efforts of excise and taxation department officials.”

The CM said the total state GST revenue collected up to December 2019 was 1,207.59 crore whereas it was 796.08 crore up to December 2018. The total excise revenue collected up to December 2019 was 1,177.1 crore as compared to 1,058.2 crore up to December 2018. Other taxes collected up to December, 2019 were 325.71 crore as compared to 302.87 crore collected up to December, 2018.

He added that all districts of the state have also registered a substantial increase in the gross collection during the last year as compared to 2018.

Solan district collected 745.51 crore gross revenue till December, 2019, Chamba district 102.8 crore, Sirmaur district 224.81 crore, Mandi district 275.55 crore and Shimla district 432.52 crore, The gross revenue collected by Nurpur district was 208 crore, Kangra 294.2 crore, Baddi 572.27 crore, Kullu 171.85 crore, Hamirpur 145.9 crore, Una 237.74 crore and Bilaspur 243.25 crore up to December, 2019.

The CM said there has been a remarkable increase in revenue collected by all Enforcement Zone (EZ) in the state.

Gross revenue collection of EZ Parwanoo was 71.26 crore. Similarly, EZ Palampur collected gross revenue of 21.56 crore and EZ Una 13.66 crore up to December, 2019.

EZ Parwanoo registered SGST Revenue collection of 68.71 crore up to December, 2019, Palampur collected 21.12 crore and Una 12.83 crore. EZ Palampur has registered revenue collection of 8.63 crore up to December 2019 and EZ Una 5.82 crore up to December, 2019.

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