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73rd Independence Day 2019: PM Modi Speech Key Points and Highlights

Prime Minister Narendra Modi extended greetings for the festival of Raksha Bandhan.

india Updated: Aug 15, 2019 11:04 IST
HT Correspondent
HT Correspondent
New Delhi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday delivered his sixth straight Independence Day address from the ramparts of the Red Fort.

WATCH| PM Modi on I-Day: One nation, one constitution dream has been achieved


Follow Highlights here:

• India will soon become open defecation free country: PM Modi

• Chandrayaan is going places: PM Modi

• Let us further the use of digital payments: PM Modi

• PM Modi encourages domestic tourism

• Our priority should be a ‘Made in India’ product: PM Modi

• India will have a Chief of Defence Staff: PM Modi.

• PM Modi greets Afghanistan for marking 100 years of freedom.

• World is eager to trade with India; fundamentals of our economy are strong: PM Modi

• We have to keep in mind global best practices and build good systems: PM Modi

• We have decided to invest Rs 100 lakh crore on country’s infrastructure: PM Modi

• Let our people have freedom of pursuing their aspirations: PM Modi

• Every effort towards removing corruption and black money is welcome: PM Modi

• Corruption ruined India for 70 long years: PM Modi

• Policy of small family also contribute to the development of the nation: PM Modi

• Jal Jeevan Mission will progress with great vigour: PM Modi

• We have realised One Nation one Constitution dream: PM Modi

• We didn’t let Article 370 problem fester: PM Modi

• Fear of triple talaq keeps haunting Muslim women: PM Modi

• Within 70 days, removed 35A and 370- this is not a government that procrastinates: PM Modi

• Nation understands importance of water conservation: PM Modi

• Steps have been taken to make medical sector even more people friendly: PM Modi.

• Article 370 and 35A being revoked is a step towards realizing the dream of Sardar Patel: PM Modi.

• PM Modi lists steps taken for welfare.

• He expressed his concern for the people in flood-affected areas of the country.

• Prime Minister Narendra Modi extended greetings for the festival of Raksha Bandhan.

First Published: Aug 15, 2019 07:47 IST

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