The severe financial crisis that the country has been witnessing impacted Telangana State’s economy and it had to be compensated for below par revenue growth during the months of April , May, June and July of the financial year 2019-20. Disclosing this in his Budget Speech in the State Assembly here on Monday, Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao said Rs.175 crore for April and May and Rs.700 crore for June and July was received as GST compensation. In the first year of GST implementation, in the absence of any proper calculations, Telangana got compensation as was done in the case of all other States. After that, there was no necessity for Telangana to take this compensation again till April this year.