Approximately GST Rate for the PPE Kits is 5%, there is 18 percent GST Rates on sanitizers and 5 percent on face masks.
Goods and Services Tax in India is taxed at four separate rates NIL, 5%, 12% and 18% on medicines and medical supplies. NIL rate is charged on blood and its by-products, and all contraceptives.
The lowest GST rate of 5 % is charged on life-saving drugs like vaccines and medicines like those for tuberculosis, AIDS, diabetes, malaria among others.
The highest GST at the rate of 18% is charged only on the medicines, like nicotine gums, which contain nicotine polacrilex.
Although GST is charged at the rate of 28% on some other products and services under GST but the rate is not charged on any medicines or medical supplies.
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