Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the nation in his monthly radio broadcast ‘Mann Ki Baat.’ Here are some of the highlights.
- Dussehra is also a festival of victory of patience over crises. Today, all of you are living with great restraint, celebrating festivals with modesty. Therefore, in the COVID19 battle, we are fighting, victory is certain
- This time, amid the enthusiasm of festival, when you go shopping make sure to remember your resolve of ‘vocal for local.’ When purchasing goods from market give priority to local products
- During festivals, do remember lockdown times when we got to know those close associates of society without whom our lives would have been very difficult. Sanitisation workers,housekeepers & guards were with us in difficult times, now in festivals, we’ve to take them along
- We must also remember our brave soldiers, who are guarding our borders even in these festival times. We must celebrate only after remembering them. We must light a lamp for these brave sons & daughters of Mother India. The entire nation is with them