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Worried about GST? These jokes and memes should make you feel better


Post implementation of GST from today, the internet is abuzz with GST jokes and memes. Most of the jokes are based on silly full forms of GST and its complicated structure. From rains to Deepika Padukone to mobile battery, netizens related GST to everything under the sun to derive humour out of the serious economic concept and shake off the jitters it has given to many.

The new tax regime embodies the principle of “one nation, one tax, one market” and aims to reunite the economy as one common market. Addressing the Central Hall of Parliament, PM Modi said GST was the combined effort of different parties and described it as “Good and Simple Tax”. President Pranab Mukherjee spoke of his earlier role as Finance Minister and said the rollout of GST was a moment of “personal satisfaction” to him.

Twitter is flooded with GST memes and most people are confused what GST is meant for, now the social media has got its new topic for few day.