CBIC clarification about GST rate applicable on Hand Sanitizers

Ministry of Finance Press note 15.07.2020. The  issue of GST rate on alcohol  based  hand sanitizers has been reported  in few sections of media. It is stated   that hand sanitizers  attract GST at the  rate  of  18%.  Sanitizers  are  disinfectants like  soaps,   anti-bacterial    liquids,   dettol   etc which  all  attract  duty  standard  rate  of  18% […]