Centre releases Rs 269 cr Telangana's GST share

At a time when Telangana was staring down the barrel amidst the lockdown and dwindling revenues, the Centre released Rs 269 crore towards the stateโ€™s share of GST compensation. Senior officials heaved a sigh of relief as the grant could not have come at a worse time when the state is battling the Covid-19 pandemic.