PM’s panel advised to set separate dept. for logistics to improve transport sect

On Jan 13 2019, Economic Advisory Council [EAC-PM] has suggested to setup a separate logistics department & introducing one permit-one tax system for transporters, trucks amount other measures, which will help boosting the transport sector and improve ease of doing business.

These suggestions form part of the Bibek Debroy-led Logistics Development Committee’s report titled ‘Key Challenges in Logistics Development and the Associated Commerce – Policy Reforms for Ease of Doing Business/Trade in India’ which was submitted to Prime Minister Narendra Modi recently.