In January 2019 the government said that the GST collection crossed Rs 1 lakh crore. For the last 3 months, the GST collections have been very high. Last year in January 2018 the total GST collected was Rs 89,825 crore. This is a big improvement. The tax department earlier had very strict rules. Even after introducing easier rules, the GST collections have been very high. Before 31st March 2019, the government were able to collect such an amount. They extremely happy about this.