Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has said that GST collection all through the country for the last three months amounted to more than a lakh crore rupees each month.
Speaking to reporters in Chennai today, she told that no state was sidelined when it came to sharing of revenue from the tax. She said arrears of share in GST including Tamil Nadu will be paid in two installments.
Replying to a query, Ms.Sitharaman said that any issue with regard to GST is placed before the GST council for discussion.
The Finance Minister said the Government has allocated two lakh 83 thousand crore rupees for the development of rural areas and agriculture by way of 16 salient points.
She said that the architectural museum of Adicha nallur mentioned in budget was done with the suggestion from Tamilnadu Government.
Keezhadi, another architectural site has been developed further by the State Government.