strike issue on entry tax on vehicles entering in goa comes to an end


25-04-2013 … The issue of entry tax which has forced transporters from Karnataka and Maharashtra came to an end with the state chief minister Manohar Parrikar assuring the members of chamber of commerce’s of kholapur, belgaum, hubli and karwar of working out certain modalities such as entry passes for daily transporters to goa by the end of this month…

it may be noted that transporters from karnataka and Maharashtra had decided to stopp supplying essential commodities to the state of goa in protest of the implementation of entry tax …

The state government will charge Rs 100 from three-wheelers, Rs 250 from four-wheelers and Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 from six wheelers (for different category vehicles) as entry tax.

Speaking to media reporter’s satish tendulkar of belgaum chamber of commerce and industry said that the issue of entry tax was solved and were with the goa government

chief minister Manohar Parrikar said that the state government would try an implement monthly pass system for daily transporters to goa and the same would be done by 30th of this month

Parrikar said that the entry passes would be given to those who had a commercial continuous link with the state of goa