Gujarat Global News Network, Mumbai
From Monday Air India has increased rates of excess baggage by Rs.100 per kg. The new rates will be applicable in the domestic sector and will also attract GST.
The rates have been increased from Rs.400 to Rs.500 per kg, a circular form AI said.
The revised charges are applicable on all flights operated by Air India, except those of its regional arm, Alliance Air, it added.
These charges would also attract a 5 per cent GST on baggage for economy class travel and 12 per cent for others, it said.
The GST, however, will not be applicable for passengers travelling to or from airports across Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram, Tripura, Assam, Manipur, Meghalya, Nagaland, Sikkim, besides the Bagdogra airport in West Bengal, the circular said.
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