Raja. M. Shanmugham, President said he has thanked Nirmala Sitharaman, Hon’ble Union Minister of Finance and Minister of Corporate Affairs, Thiru. Palanivel Thiagarajan, Hon’ble Minister for Finance and Human Resources Management and GST Council, for continuance of existing 5 percent GST rates in Textile Sector beyond 1st January 2022 and noted that it will help the garment industry, particularly the people purchasing the Value Added Items.