Wednesday's sitting of the legislature has been convened especially for considering the GST Bill with no other business scheduled.
The Bill will introduce a nationwide indirect tax on manufacture, sale and consumption of goods and services. It will create conditions for India to become a common market in terms of uniform tax treatment of trade and commerce across states.
The legislatures of Chhattisgarh, Himachal Pradesh, Assam, Jharkhand and Bihar have already ratified the Bill.
#Flash: Madhya Pradesh Assembly passes GST bill.— ANI (@ANI_news) August 24, 2016