States' fiscal positions are precarious.

Congress demands that the Centre extend the Goods and Services Tax compensation period for three years . The Congress claims that the states fiscal situation is fragile as never before .

Udaipur: The Congress demanded that the Centre extend the Goods and Services Tax (GST) compensation period for three years on Saturday, claiming that the states' fiscal situation is fragile as never before and that urgent remedial steps are required, according to senior leader and former finance minister P Chidambaram, who said the Congress's ongoing Chintan Shivir here is happening today.