Single 12% GST for both hand-made and machine-made matchsticks: FM Sitharaman

Union Minister of Finance Nirmala Sitharaman informed that there would be one rationalised rate of GST, which is 12 per cent for both hand-made and machine-made matchsticks. "Here will be one rationalized rate of GST (Goods and Services Tax) which is 12% for both hand-made and machine-made matchsticks," said FM.