Union Minister for Labour and Employment Bandaru Dattatreya on Saturday said with the roll out of GST across the nation one lakh jobs will be created in the first three months.
Around 60,000 would get jobs In accountancy sector he added.
About GST he said it was like the nation achieving economic and tax freedom.
On the GST awareness campaign, Mr Dattatreya said the Union Finance Ministry with the association of different institutions conducted 1,118 workshops in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh states in the last six months for the benefit of the trading community and general public.
Around 150 GST Seva Kendras were set up to help Traders he said.
The minister said that with the roll out of GST, 17 types of taxes were abolished and tax system was integrated.
There were nearly 1,500 slabs in the tax system, which has now been brought down to only four, he said.
Mr Dattatreya also said that from now onwards there will be no delays in the transport of goods as the check post removed from different state borders.