Bollywood celebrities recently met Prime Minister Narendra Modi at Raj Bhavan in Mumbai to discuss various issues relating the film industry. It looks like the discussion got good response.
GST on movie tickets costing up to Rs 100 cut to 12% from 18%; tickets over Rs 100 to attract 18% GST, against 28% earlier: FM Arun Jaitley.
Various Bollywood Celebrities expressed their Thankful Messages on the twitter.
Ajay Devgn’s post in Twitter “The voice of the film industry was finally heard and immediate action taken, thanks to Narendra Modiji. For movie tickets priced below Rs. 100 the tax has been reduced from 18% to 12% now and for tickets priced above Rs. 100 the tax has been reduced from 28% to 18% now.”
Karan Johar’s post in Twitter “Would like to thank our Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the swift action on the GST rate on movie tickets....Great news at the year end! Thank you sir for your proactivity and support.....”
Akshay Kumar’s post in Twitter “Quick action and how! Within a few days of our meeting with hon. Prime Minister Narendra Modiji, the Government addressed our concern...GST for movie tickets to be reduced. A welcome move for the industry and audiences as well.”