Guwahati/ 4th July’2017 (Prag News Desk): The Goods and Services Tax (GST) overall impacted the sports sector but it will not affect in FIFA U-17 World Cup entry tickets, according to Local Organising Committee.
The most World Cup tickets rates will be below Rs 250.
LOC officials said few tickets that cost above Rs 250 will not cost any extra due to GST as we are following all regulations and procedures as established in the law.
World Cup tickets include discount till 60 percent on the minimum priced tickets to those buying tickets in block for all the matches at a venue.
Manufacturing shop said, if the price of a helmet or a bat goes up from Rs 100 to Rs 110 it’s okay but if it is 150 then it will create a problem.
“We still need a month to assess how goods coming from abroad will be priced and how much will of tax will be applicable,” Karmakar added.