As per the conditions of e-auction notice, petitioners are not required to pay the said amount and therefore the present petition is filed. Notice issued to respondent for above issue
Levy of GST ——On Sale of Plots – The petitioner firm participated in the bid process and bid has been accepted for Plot. The petitioner referred to the conditions of online e¬ tender ¬ cum¬ e¬auction, according to which, there is no condition in the online e¬tender ¬ that the petitioners have to pay CGST and SGST on the amount of the bid. In spite of that, the impugned communication dated 06.03.2021 has been issued by the respondent - GIDC, whereby the petitioners are asked to pay CGST and SGST. The counsel for the petitioners submitted that petitioners will deposit the amount of bid on due date i.e. on 04.04.2021 and also ready and willing to deposit the amount of CGST and SGST within a period of one week from 04.04.2021.
Held that:- The Hon’ble High Court issue notice to the respondents returnable on 22.06.2021.