The Bureau of Indian Requirements (BIS) web site and FAQs don’t seize many key factors on hallmarking, mentioned between the gems and jewelry business and the federal government, inflicting confusion and disruption amongst jewellers, All India Gem and Jewelry Home Council (GJC) stated on Saturday.
On this regard, the business physique has written to Union Minister for Client Affairs Piyush Goyal stating that the FAQs (steadily requested questions) launched by BIS on their web site have a whole lot of ambiguity and lack readability, as a result of which there’s confusion, immense unrest and disruption amongst jewellers, the GJC stated in a press release.
It stated the web site and FAQs don’t point out or seize a number of key factors that had been mentioned throughout a gathering between the business stakeholders and the federal government, held on June 15, 2021.
“A vital level of one-time registration for jewellers and no renewal with BIS continues to be not clearly talked about within the FAQs on the BIS web site. One other important level about hallmarking being relevant solely on the first level of sale can be