Bumper Diwali spending of Rs 2.5 lakh crore expected: CAIT

The ongoing Diwali festival season is all set to bring cheers for the trading community of the country as it is expected that there will be a fresh infusion of about Rs 2.5 lakh crore in the markets by way of shopping and sale of goods and usage of services, said the Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT).

CAIT urges Mandaviya to look into growing online pharmacy business

The CAIT has also decided to organise a national level conference of prominent chemists Associations of different states in 1st week of May. Also a delegation of CAIT will soon meet Mandaviya and Commerce Minister Piyush Goyal to apprise them about blatant violations of e-pharmacies in the country.

CAIT to convene a joint meeting of online and offline traders

Stressing the need of such a meeting, Bhartia said that CAIT is of a considered opinion that all kinds of services provided in India through any digital mode including social commerce must have to be brought under the ambit of e-commerce.