Seminar on “Goods & Services Tax – a New Era” by ICSI, Bhubaneswar Chapter


Bhubaneswar: A seminar on “Goods & Services Tax – a New Era” organised by ICSI, Bhubaneswar Chapter here today.

The seminar was inaugurated by Shri Dharmendra Pradhan, Hon’ble Minister of State (I/C) for Petroleum and Natural Gas, Govt. of India.

CS (Dr.) Shyam Agrawal, President, the Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI), New Delhi in his address highlighted the importance of GST which is a very simple tax and it will help economic growth of the Country. He assured the Hon’ble Minister that the members of the ICSI are ready to render any kind of help that may be required for the Government for any field of activity.

CS Priyadarahi Nayak, Chairman, CS Rajendra Kumar Kar, Secretary & Treasurer, Bhubaneswar Chapter & CS Sunita Mohanty, EIRC Regional Council Member, the ICSI, also addressed during the inauguration session of the seminar.

The seminar was followed with two technical sessions wherein CS P.K. Mittal, Advisor, PKM Law Chambers, New Delhi, CA Vikash Dhanania, Practising Chartered Accountant & Founder GST, Kolkata, CA & CS Manoj Agrawal, Vice President (Corporate Affairs) & Group Company Secretary, Shristi Infrastructure Development Corporation Limited, Kolkata, CS A Acharya, Company Secretary & ED, IDC of Odisha Limited & CS J.B. Das, Practising Company Secretary, Bhubaneswar addressed during the technical sessions of the seminar.

A large number of professional like Company Secretaries, Chartered Accountants, Cost & Management Accountants, Corporate Executives, Managers and directors of various corporate houses and students of the ICSI attended the seminar.