Rourkela: Beetle Shop Owner Gets Notice For Rs 109 Cr GST Fraud

Rourkela: A  beetle shop owner at Koel Nagar in Rourkela has been served notice for over Rs 109 crore tax fraud.

Refuting the alleged fraud, the youth, identified as Kartik Kamila, has stated about having no knowledge of any such transactions.

However, this is not the first time such massive irregularities and instances of GST evasion have come to the light in Odisha.

Such aberrations have also been reported from Rourkela and Balangir districts, where driver, delivery agents and farmers have been slapped with GST fraud notice.

On November 11, a delivery boy working with a private company in Rourkela had received a notice for Rs 10 lakh GST evasion.

Similarly, a man residing in Sector-20 area of Rourkela was also charged with gross tax liability under Section 74(5) for allegedly receiving taxable goods amounting to Rs 23.96 crore and further availing Rs 4.31 crore under CGST and SGST on the basis of fake invoices.