Since the BJP government came to power in 2014, the taxation policy adopted by the Centre led to an increased tax burden on the poor and reduced the tax burden on the rich.
The state Finance Minister suggested that a mechanism should be worked out so that the states are also benefited.
The GST Council decision against bringing petrol and diesel under the ambit of GST has come as a huge relief to Kerala and the other states.
The Assembly on Wednesday witnessed heated arguments between the Opposition and the government during a debate on price rise.
Accordingly, the price of petrol and diesel remains unchanged at Rs 101.19 and Rs 88.62 per litre in Delhi, as per Indian Oil Corporation, the country's largest fuel retailer.
Reacting to the protest, Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai said when UPA was in power in the centre, Congress did not raise this issue at all.
An LPG cylinder worth Rs 975 needs to be refilled twice a month, while the cost of cooking food on a 'chulha' will be Rs 500 per month, Congress MLC Deepak Singh claimed.
In Mumbai, the petrol price is stable at Rs 107.26 per litre on Monday while diesel rates also remain unchanged at Rs 96.19 a litre.
As fuel prices continue to skyrocket in all parts of the country, the demand for electric cars and two-wheelers is on the rise in the erstwhile Khammam district.
IYC president Srinivas B V said the people are suffering from inflation while the Narendra Modi government is busy with tax collection.
Alleges the central government has not used this money for any welfare programmes
Holding up empty cylinders, the Youth Congress on Thursday staged a protest against fuel and LPG prices in Bengaluru.
Addressing reporters here, Bommai defended the price hike saying it depended on several factors, including international crude oil prices.
Consumption in May slumped to its lowest since August last year amid lockdowns and restrictions in several states.
UNEP said in a statement that the eradication of leaded petrol would "prevent more than 1.2 million premature deaths per year.