Petrol prices set to rise in Goa with increase in VAT
Friday, March 24, 2017, 6:36 PM
Petrol prices in Goa are set to soar as Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Friday announced a 15% hike in Value Added Tax on the fuel. Goa government had kept petrol prices below Rs 60 per litre during last five years by reducing the VAT on it. Prices of petrol in Goa are significantly lower compared to the neighbouring states of Karnataka and Maharashtra.