Prasad Koparkar




Govt Needs Rs 1 Lakh Crore In 3 Years To Build 1 Crore Houses

As of November 26, 2018, although 63 lakh houses had been sanctioned, only 12 lakh have been constructed, while 23 lakh are under construction. Andhra Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh and Tamil Nadu together accounted for 55% share of the sanctions. The ministry aims to sanction 75 lakh houses and construct 30 lakh of them by the close of this fiscal.





GST Time Benefits For Truckers Lost To Flying Squad Checks

Suspicious states, which now have to depend on the Centre to get their share of GST revenues. Many of them are using flying squads (manned by their Road Transport Organisation/Authority personnel) to stop vehicles on highways or at dismantled check-post zones to scrutinize the goods being transported, in an apparent attempt to corroborate their GST revenues


Passenger Car Sales Set To Decline On Rising Preference For Cabs From Aggregator Services

Among the factors driving up passenger preference for cab aggregators is the cost per kilometre. Our study shows the cost of hailing an aggregator cab is Rs 19 per km, compared with Rs 18 for a traditional taxi, and Rs 22 for own car. A shared aggregator cab is available for as low as Rs 11 per km, and offers the convenience of doorstep pickup, chauffeur, and air conditioning