GST hurdle: On Day 1 of rollout, govt puts e-way bill on back burner

On the very first day of a country-wide rollout, the government on Thursday deferred the electronic-way (e-way) bill indefinitely, as consignments faced delays. According to industry executives, businesses faced disruptions after the portal stopped functioning from around noon, causing widespread confusion and hassle. Companies were seen flooding the National Informatics Centre (NIC), which is developing […]