New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday held his monthly address to the nation, “Mann Ki Baat”. This is the 31st edition of his monthly radio broadcast programme.
On Mann ki Baat PM Modi said “New India is not about VIPs, But EPI” – EPI being ‘Every Person is Important’.
“The red beacon had become a symbol of VIP culture which has penetrated deeply into our minds. Removing the red beacon is just part of the system but we need to make a conscious effort to weed out this culture from our minds,” Modi said.
Here some highlights of Mann ki Baat…..
- On May 5, India will launch the South Asia Satellite. It is important step by India to enhance co-operation with entire South Asia. PM Modi welcome all South Asian countries who joined us.
- In memory of Saint Ramanujacharya, the government of India is releasing a stamp on Monday, the May 1.
- When people mark Labour Day on May 1, we remember Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar and his role for the welfare of workers: PM
- Our concept of New India precisely is that in place of VIP, more priority should be accorded to EPI (Every person is important).