Whether Round Papad or Square Papad, Both are Exempted from GST: CBIC

Chairman of RPG Enterprises Harsh Goenka tweeted that “Did you know that a round papad is exempt from GST and a square papad attracts GST ? Can anyone suggest a good chartered accountant who can make me understand the logic?”

To quote this tweet, CBIC tweeted that “Papad, by whatever name known, is exempt from GST vide Entry No. 96 of GST notification No.2/2017-CT(R). This entry does not distinguish based on the shape of papad. This notification is available at cbic.gov.in