Shimla, Feb 9
Adani Wilmer came in defence of the alleged tax envision and raids being conducted by Himachal Pradesh State excise and taxation department stating that no stores were raided by the any agency.
Spokesperson of Adani Wilmar Ltd. stated today that GST officials often paying visit to Adani Wilmar’s depot warehouse in Himachal Pradesh : ” One of Adani Wilmar’s depot warehouse at Parwanoo, Himachal Pradesh was visited by GST officials yesterday evening. The staff extended their support during this routine inspection, fully co-operating with the officials and local authorities. The officials did not find any irregularities in the operations and dealings conducted by the company.
We would like to clarify that the concerns specific to GST payments in cash, citing GST law under Rule 86B , the company is not required to pay tax liability in cash. We would like to emphasize that this was a routine inspection carried out by the relevant authorities and there was no raid as previously stated or reported in the media.
We are committed to conducting business in a responsible and transparent manner, and all our operations are in full compliance with relevant laws and regulations. We would like to mention that the depot operations are functioning normally after the visit.