Is long term gain on shares or units tax free under Direct Tax Code?

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Is long term gain on shares or units tax free under Direct Tax Code?The good news is : Yes, the long term capital gains on sale of shares of companies or mutual funds on which securities transaction tax has been deducted is made tax free. But , just note that instead of exemption being given like section...

 
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