On Tuesday the Supreme Court stayed the Delhi High Court order exempting IGST on oxygen concentrators imported as gift.
The Central Government had approached the Supreme Court agains the recent order of Delhi High Court. Read story on Delhi HC Order
The stay has been granted by the bench of Justice DY Chandrachud and Justice MR Shah.
Centre submitted that IGST exemption to state and its agencies for import of O2 concentrators was given as these were to be given free to poor and needy. However individuals cannot be given such exemption, it said.