Budget 2018 Expectations: Awadhesh Kumar Jha, Vice President, Charge & Drive & Sustainability, Fortum India Pvt. Ltd.

Tomorrow will be an important day for India, as country’s Finance Minister, Arun Jaitley gets ready to present the Budget 2018 in parliament.  Indian automobile industry has its own wishlist, the industry expects government may lower the Goods and Services Tax (GST) from existing 12% and further there could also be income tax benefits for companies to encourage the shift to electric cars. To understand more we reached to Awadhesh Kumar Jha,  Vice President – Charge & Drive & Sustainability, Fortum India Pvt. Ltd. here is what he said –