NEWS FROM THE WEEK

PM’s three requests to citizens; Modi Govt’s New Year gift for farmers & more!

PM Modi’s three requests to citizens…

PM Modi visited and offered prayers at Sree Siddaganga Mutt in Tumakuru. Speaking to a gathering, the PM made three requests to citizens- to focus on Fundamental Duties in addition to the Rights enshrined in the Constitution, conservation of environment and spreading awareness on water conservation.

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Innovate, Patent, Produce and Prosper, says PM at the Indian Science Congress

Addressing the Indian Science Congress in Bengaluru, PM Narendra Modi said four steps of – Innovate, Patent, Produce and Prosper, will lead India towards faster development. The Prime Minister exhorted the young scientists to find technological solutions for rural development.

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Modi Govt’s New Year gift for farmers!

At a programme in Tumakuru, PM Narendra Modi, while reiterating Central Government’s commitment towards welfare of farmers, disbursed Rs. 12,000 crore to six crore farmers directly in their bank accounts. The PM also conferred the Krishi Karman Awards and distributed Kisan Credit Cards, which will benefit several farmers.

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Government is willing to walk the extra mile with the scientific community, says PM

Addressing a programme at DRDO, PM Modi applauded India’s missile programme as one of the outstanding in the world. He appreciated Indian space programmes and air defence systems. Encouraging innovation and scientific research, PM Modi said that the Government was ready to support the scientists of the country at every step.

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