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Day 1: 1.7 lakh e-way bills generated

More than 1.7 lakh e-waybills were generated on the newly-introduced system by 5 p.m. on April 1, 2018, the government said.

“As per decision of the GST Council, e-way bill system became mandatory from today i.e. April 1, 2018 for all inter-State movement of goods,” the government said in a statement. “1,71,503 e-way bills have been successfully generated on the portal from 00:00 hrs till 17:00 hrs of April 1, 2018.”

A total of 10,96,905 taxpayers have registered on the e-waybill portal so far. Additionally, 19,796 transporters have registered on the portal even though they are not in the GST net.


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