Today, once again Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the Nation. In this address to the Nation Prime Minister talks about various topics such as, Self Reliant India, “Aatm Nirbhar Bharat“, Economic Package, Lockdown 4.0 etc.
Here’s is the 4 Takeaways from PM Narendra Modi addressed to Nation
1. Self Reliant:- PM talks about self Reliant india. He said, “Today when the entire world is in crisis, we will have to make India Self Reliant”.
When India speaks of self-reliance, it does not advocate for a self-centered system. In India’s self-reliance there is a concern for the whole world’s happiness, cooperation & peace: PM Narendra Modi
He said, “When the crisis started then not even a single PPE kit was manufactured in India, only a few N95 masks were available. Today 2 Lakh PPE kits and 2 Lakh N95 masks are manufactured in India daily”,
“In a world that is fighting life & death, India’s medicines today bring a new hope. With these steps, when India is being praised everywhere in the world, every Indian feels proud”.
2. Economic Package:- PM announced a special economic package 20 Lakh crore. He said, “This will play an important role in the Atmanirbhar Bharat Abhiyan”.
The announcements made by the government over Coronavirus, tge amount includes RBI earlier package and Government today’s package totals to Rs 20 Lakh Crores, which is around 10% of country’s GDP.
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will slowly announce the details of the Economic Package from tomorrow.
3. Lockdown 4.0:- PM also informed citizens about Lockdown 4.0 which will come in effect from 18 May 2020.
He said, “Scientists say that Corona will be a part of our lives for a very long time. But we can’t let our lives remain confined around Corona. We will wear masks and maintain social distancing but we will not let it affect us. So lockdown 4 will be in a new form with new rules”.
He confirms that Lockdown 4.0 will be based on the suggestions by states, information related to lockdown 4 will be provided before 18 May 2020.
He further said, “We had never seen or heard about such a crisis ever before. This is definitely unimaginable for mankind. This was unprecedented. But humanity will not accept defeat from this virus. We have to not only protect ourselves but also move forward”.
4. Importance of Local:- PM has also talks about the importance of Local in the society at these tough times. He said, “be vocal about local”.
Time has taught us that we must make ‘local’ the mantra of our lives. Global brands that are there today were once local too but when people there started supporting them they became global. That is why from today, every Indian must become vocal for our local: PM Modi