New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the nation through his monthly radio programme ‘Mann Ki Baat’ at 11 am today.
The prime minister is expected to address the issue of the COVID-19 pandemic and elaborate on the government’s latest guidelines on the nationwide lockdown to contain the spread of the virus.
Though the address will be primarily broadcast live from All India Radio, the TV adaptations will be by Door Darshan – DD News and DD National. It is another matter that all private channels end up showing it live too.
Through, ‘Mann Ki Baat’, Prime Minister Narendra Modi interacts with people across the country on a range of important subjects.
The central government on Saturday extended the nationwide lockdown for containment zones with high number of coronavirus cases till June 30 and announced the graded lifting of restrictions for the rest of the country.