PM Modi HIGHLIGHTS: Narendra Modi hammers on self-reliant India; says opportunity in jute, solar power

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Updated: June 11, 2020 12:31:21 pm

PM Modi at ICC: Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the Indian Chamber of Commerce’s annual plenary session. He reiterated his vision for self-reliant India while also showing other opportunities that lie in front of India.

PM Modi HIGHLIGHTS: Prime Minister addressed ICC’S 95th annual session today.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi HIGHLIGHTS: In his address at the Indian Chamber of Commerce’s 95th Annual Plenary session, PM Modi said that India is currently challenging multiple challenges at a time as India has recently not only seen the outbreak of coronavirus but other natural calamities such as cyclones, earthquakes etc. Amid many challenges that the country is facing, PM Modi reiterated his dream for self reliant India and said that Indians must now work to turn the crises at hand into an opportunity. “Every Indian has been dreaming of self-reliance in various sector such as aviation, defence etc,” he said and it is right time to make that dream a reality. Further, people, planet, and profit are interlinked unlike what is common belief. “These three can flourish and coexist together,” PM said. Illuminating on how people, profit and planet can go together, he said that West Bengal has an opportunity in single-use plastic ban. The state can now ramp up jute production and make the best of the situation, he said. He has also asked the industry to lead the way into becoming solar power hub; as a golden opportunity has emerged in the sector. PM Modi recently addressed a CII event as well in which he said that government’s highest priority is to strengthen the economy and while coronavirus may have slowed down growth, India is poised to get it back. PM Modi also called on the industry to rise to the occasion and asked it to cut down heavily on exports and focus on Make In India

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    11:52 (IST)11 Jun 2020
    Sanjiv Goenka says indsutry will rise to the challenge

    ICC president Sanjiv Gonka said that the industry will rise to the challenge laid by PM Modi.

    11:46 (IST)11 Jun 2020
    Golden opportunity in ramping up solar power and equipment manufacturing

    PM Modi asks industry to lead the way into becoming solar power hub; says golden opportunity in solar power.

    11:45 (IST)11 Jun 2020
    Digital India has helped India's have-nots category

    Prime Minister said that the Digital India initiative has helped India's have nots category as they now have access to DBT accounts etc. 

    11:41 (IST)11 Jun 2020
    West Bengal has an opportunity in single-use plastic ban

    West Bengal has an opportunity in single-use plastic ban, says PM. He said that the state can now ramp up jute production and make the best of the situation.

    11:36 (IST)11 Jun 2020
    People, planet, profit interlinked, says PM

    People, planet, and profit are interlinked unlike what is common belief. These three can flourish and coexist together, PM said.

    11:34 (IST)11 Jun 2020
    'What Bengal thinks today, India thinks tomorrow', says PM

    'What Bengal thinks today, India thinks tomorrow', PM Modi said.

    11:31 (IST)11 Jun 2020
    PM pushes for organic produce from north-east India

    PM said that organic produce from north-east India can become a revolution. 

    11:29 (IST)11 Jun 2020
    Govt helping farmers to become a major force

    Govt helping farmers to become a major force and has introduced reforms to help them, says PM.

    11:28 (IST)11 Jun 2020
    PM Modi asks industry, youth to come forward in helping economy

    PM Modi said that the govt has reformed many sectors, it is now time for indsutry and youth to come forward and take benefit of those reforms.

    11:25 (IST)11 Jun 2020
    Buy local: PM Modi says time to be "vocal for local"

    PM Modi said that the country needs to be "vocal for local". 

    11:22 (IST)11 Jun 2020
    PM Modi recounts many "ifs"; says self-reliance has been a dream in every Indian's eyes

    PM modi said that every Indian has been dreaming of self- reliance in various sector such as aviation, defence etc.

    11:19 (IST)11 Jun 2020
    Turn crisis into opportunity; PM Modi hammers on self-reliance

    Amid many challenges that the country is facing, PM Modi reiterated his dream for self reliant India and said that Indians must now work to turn the crises at hand into an opportunity.

    11:17 (IST)11 Jun 2020
    PM Modi says this is key to helping India survive multiple challenges

    PM Modi said that people's will to survive and strength will be key to survive the challenges the country is facing at the time. "Tough times have only one remedy -- strength", he said.

    11:14 (IST)11 Jun 2020
    PM Modi says India challenging multiple challenges at this time

    PM Modi said that India is challenging multiple challenges at this time such as locust attack, coronavirus, earthquakes etc.

    11:12 (IST)11 Jun 2020
    PM Modi lauds ICC's efforts

    Prime Minsiter appreciated ICC's efforts towards Indian industry. PM said that since its inception in 1925, ICC has served the country in many ways. 

    11:09 (IST)11 Jun 2020
    PM Modi says these sectors have potential for exports

    India can increase exports & create jobs in furniture, ACs, leather, footwear. Urge industry to partner with rural india to create opportunities, PM Modi said at the CII event.

    10:50 (IST)11 Jun 2020
    PM Modi calls govt's reforms systematic, bold

    Our Reforms are systematic, planned, inter-connected and futuristic. For us, reforms means, taking bold decisions, PM said.

     
     
     
    10:49 (IST)11 Jun 2020
    2nd interaction with industry leaders after CII event

    PM Modi recently addressed a CII event as well which was attended by industry leaders including CII President and banker Uday Kotak.

    10:48 (IST)11 Jun 2020
    Narendra Modi to address business leaders at ICC’s annual plenary session

    PM Modi will soon begin his address at an Indian Chamber of Commerce’s 95th Annual Plenary session today at 11 am.

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