The Central Government has released GST Compensation of Rs. 17,000 crore to States today. The total amount of compensation released to the States/UTs so far including the aforesaid amount during the year 2021-22 is Rs. 60,000 crore. As per the decision of GST Council, back to back loan of Rs.1.59 lakh crore has already been released in lieu of shortfall in release of GST Compensation during the current financial year

The table below shows the State-wise GST compensation released to States/UTs on 3rd November  2021:

Centre releases Rs. 17,000 crore as GST Compensation to States/UTs