New Delhi, Oct 7: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will start his 2-day visit to Gujarat on Saturday, October 7 and will lay foundation stone of several development projects. PM’s visit is significant as it comes a few months before Gujarat Assembly Elections 2017 which are scheduled later this year. The Prime Minister will also address the ‘Digital Saksharata Abhinanadan Samaroh’ at IIT Gandhinagar on Saturday. On the other hand, Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi will address a public rally in Himachal Pradesh’s Mandi today.
Earlier on Friday, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley announced a significant revamp of the goods and services tax (GST) regime three months after it was rolled out addressing that businesses with annual turnover less than Rs 1.5 crore will be allowed to file their GST return quarterly. A 70-year-old man Abdus Salam Wani was mistaken as a braid chopper and hit by a stone in Kashmir which led to his death in Danter village of Anantnag district. On Friday morning, an Indian Air Force (IAF) helicopter (Mi-17 V5) crashed near Tawang in Arunachal Pradesh on killing all seven on board. The helicopter took off from the Khirmu helipad, near Tawang, and was on its way to Yangste, near the China border.
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