PM Narendra Modi in his speech in Agra highlighted his empathy for workers and middle classes for difficulties they are facing during the demonetisation drive. Speaking at the launch of the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojna, he said that the the step was needed to punish those who had stocked huge amount of money by looting the country. Speaking at the function, the prime minister said that his government wants every Indian to have a house by 2022. Condemning the Patna-Indore train accident earlier in the day, said that the probe will be conducted into the incident.
Here are top quotes of his speech:
*Many people lost their lives, got injured in train derailment near Kanpur this morning. Rescue operations still continuing, The government will probe the incident.
*The NDA Government is dedicated for the poor, the Pradhan Mantri Jan dhan Yojana was started to help the poor of the country to have a bank account. The government want every Indian to have a house by 2022.
*Under Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana every poor of the country will have gas connection and stoves.
*Sacrifices by the people after demonetisation won’t go in vain. The nitiative was highly appreciated by poor people, even while facing difficulties they supported the step.
*After notes of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 were banned, most people have faced dificulties, but some people who had looted the country, faced the punishment of lifetime. Have already asked for 50 days to clean up this mess, after this everything will become normal.