In a step towards the inclusion of the transgender community into mainstream society, Sathyasri Sharmila became India’s first transgender lawyer.Sharmila, who hails from Tamil Nadu, did not have an easy journey, as she was subject to torture and abuse on account of her gender.”Today, I enrolled my name in the Bar Council Of Tamil Nadu And Puducherry and became the first transgender lawyer in India. I have struggled a lot in my life,” she told ANI.However, the 36-year-old envisions a society where people from her community can serve at higher positions across the country.On a related note, the Rajasthan Police had appointed its first transgender constable last year, after the state High Court’s directive.Ganga Kumari was appointed as the first transgender woman constable after Justice Dinesh Mehta issued the order.Ganga, who hails from Jalore, had filed a petition in the court when she was not given an appointment by the Jalore Police Superintendent, even after clearing the …
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As the introduction of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) completes one year today, the Centre will observe ‘GST Day’.In a major initiative to ease the tax system of the country, the Centre launched the GST on July 1 last year to bring in a regulated tax system in the country.The GST bill consists of the CGST Act for the Centre, SGST Act for the states, UTGST Act for Union Territories and IGST Act as Integrated GST Act for the inter-state supply of goods or services.Launched on the midnight on June 30 by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the then President Pranab Mukherjee, the taxation scheme aimed at bringing all taxes into a single window along the lines of the ‘One Nation – One Tax – One Market’ goal.The introduction of the GST has caused an increase in taxpayer base, and also brought in a seamless method for filing taxes, with the help of technology.However, the tax structure has been criticised time and again by the Opposition for its negative impact on small traders and Small and .
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If any shop says that they will sell at a lower price if the consumer does not demand a bill, then the consumer should immediately file a complaint, Goyal said