Goods and Services Tax affected swadeshi movement: Akhilesh Yadav

Vastavam web: Samajwadi Party president Akhilesh Yadav said today that the implementation of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) had hit the ‘swadeshi’ movement and his party would include this in the election manifesto of the next Lok Sabha polls.Akhilesh, while interacting with traders at the party headquarters here, said demonetisation and GST, along with raids conducted against the traders, had harassed them, the SP said in the statement.”Implementation of (the) GST has hit the swadeshi movement. We will include this in our election manifesto,” the former Uttar Pradesh chief minister said.