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GST - Proper officer - Validity of issue of Authorization for access to...
Proper officer - Validity of issue of Authorization for access to Business premises issued u/s 71(1) - the Proper Officer for the functions referred to Section 71(1) of the Act, would be the three officers referred to in the column designation of officer authorized and one such Officer being Joint Commissioner (ST) working in the Division - In the instant case, as seen from the impugned proceedings, the authorization for access to business purpose under Section 71(1) of APGST Act was issued by Joint Commissioner (ST). Hence, the argument though appeared to be impressive at the first stage, but on a close perusal of the Notification issued, proved to be incorrect. - Authorization is valid - HC