New Delhi: Asserting that India stands firmly with its courageous troopers, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday urged folks to gentle a ‘diya’ at their properties to honour safety forces guarding its borders whereas they have a good time festivals.
In his month-to-month ‘Mann ki Baat’ radio broadcast, Modi wished folks on Dussehra and stated that with numerous festivals developing, they should present endurance and comply with well being pointers in celebrating these auspicious events throughout the COVID instances.
The prime minister additionally requested folks to maintain the ‘vocal for local’ resolve of their thoughts and provides precedence to native merchandise whereas purchasing for festivals.
The world is paying attention to India’s merchandise, he stated, citing the instance of rising reputation of Khadi.
The prime minister hailed the contribution of troopers and their service to the nation.
“We have to remember our soldiers, who are standing guard at the borders even in times of festivals. We must celebrate festivals while remembering them. We also have to light a ‘diya’ in our homes to honour these brave sons and daughters of mother India,” he stated.
He additionally paid glowing tributes to India’s first dwelling minister Sardar Patel, whose beginning anniversary falls on October 31, and requested folks to work for the nation’s unity by means of their phrases and deeds.
Modi additionally remembered former prime minister Indira Gandhi, whose dying anniversary is on October 31.
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