In a bid to revive its economy, the Government of Himachal Pradesh recently announced measures to support local businesses. Some of these measures are bound to bring relief to the local hospitality industry.
Here are the key takeaways for the hospitality sector.
- Waver of electricity bills of hotels registered with tourism department
- Waver of electricity demand charges of hotels for six months
- Government also decided to make GST refunds at the earliest.
The waver of electricity demand charges amounts to INR 15 crores in support to the local hospitality industry. In the meeting, it was also decided that a task force be constituted to suggest remedial measures required to revive the economy.