Mann Ki Baat Highlights: Hope Eid will strengthen bond of goodwill, says Modi
Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the country in his monthly radio programme ‘Mann Ki Baat’. Below are the highlights:india Updated: May 27, 2018 13:07 IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the nation through his ‘Mann Ki Baat’ programme on Sunday. This is the 44th edition of the programme, was broadcast on All India Radio (AIR), Doordarshan and also on the NaMo App.
Here are the highlights:
11.30 am: I hope the festival of Eid will the strengthen the bond of goodwill in our society: PM Modi
11.29 am: After fasting for a month during Ramzan, the sighting of the moon is an occasion to celebrate: PM Modi
11.25 am: Modi recalls Veer Savarkar as a prolific writer and social reformer:
11.24 am: The month of May is associated with a historic event in 1857. While many preferred to call it only a Mutiny or a Sepoy Mutiny, it was Veer Savarkar who called it the First War of Independence. I pay my tributes to the great Veer Savarkar: PM Modi
11.23 am: PM Modi pays tributes to Jawaharlal Nehru on his death anniversary.
11.22 am: The entire world remembers June 21. The world has seen the manner in which Yoga unites: PM Modi.
11.21 am: PM says our culture, our tradition has not taught us to fight nature, but to live in harmony with nature.
11.20 am: The storms in the country in the past few weeks were unseasonal. There was loss of life and property, it was result of change in weather pattern: Modi
11.18 am: PM Modi says the theme for this year is to beat plastic pollution: PM Modi
India will do everything possible for a cleaner and greener tomorrow: Modi
11.16 am: India will official host world World Environment Day. It shows India’s growing leadership in fight against climate change: PM Modi
11.15 am: Our traditional games also enhance logical thinking. We must not forget our heritage. Through crowd sourcing, let us make archives of our traditional sports: PM Modi
11.10 am: PM Modi talks about traditional games of India and urges kids to devote this summer to playing those games.
Youngsters can beautifully express themselves through sports, says PM.
11.09 am: I have been given the fitness challenge by Indian cricket caption by Virat Kohli and I’m happy to accept it, says Modi.
11.08 am: Didn’t expect “fit India” would get such a response, PM Modi.
Modi says it’s garnering a lot of popularity on social media with people sharing clips.
11.05 am: PM Modi congratulates all the mountaineers who recently scaled the Mt Everest.
He also lauds five tribal students from Chandrapur, Maharashtra, Ajeet and Deeya Bajaj, Sangeeta Bahl and a BSF contingent for scaling Everest. BSF contingent also brought back dirt that had accumulated in the mountains
11.04 am: In the recent weeks, several people scaled Everest and made us proud, says PM Modi.
11.03 am: Everyone is aware of the sense of adventure, says PM.
The journey of human development reveals that progress is always born out of womb of adventure.
11:00 am: PM Modi speaks about the Indian Navy’s all-women crew who circumnavigated the globe on INSV Tarini in 8 months.
Modi congratulates the women for showing the that India is second to none.
7.45 am: Tweet from official handle of PM Modi.