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Mahindra Ugine Steel Company Limited

Mahindra Ugine Steel Company Limited

 on the subject of widening the availability of drugs among our people, one must note with regret the increase in excise duty on proprietary medicines from 7.5 per cent to 12.5 per cent. These are generally medicaments used by common people for common ailments and deficiencies; an increase in this tax burden is unwarranted because it is a disincentive to health care. We hope Government will take the first opportunity to rescind this impost.

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