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Goyal said that in the last one year, the GST Council has reduced rates on 384 items and 68 services.
In his first public speech in two months, the Union Finance Minister said GST has helped in boosting direct tax collections in the April-June quarter of this fiscal.
The Goods and Services Tax Council also rationalised the rates of 49 other items, according to Uttarakhand Finance Minister Prakash Pant.
Union finance minister Arun Jaitley after chairing the 22nd GST council meet of Friday announced a slew of reforms including change in GST rates of several items.
She suggested that any State could forego its share of GST if it wanted to lessen the tax burden.