Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the nation on the 48th edition of his monthly radio programme 'Mann Ki Baat' at 11 am on Sunday. The program is broadcast on the entire network of All India Radio and Doordarshan and the Narendra Modi (NaMo) App.
Besides, the monthly radio programme will also be streamed on the YouTube channels of the Prime Minister's Office, Information and Broadcasting Ministry, AIR and DD News and will be simultaneously broadcast on AIR's website - www.allindiaradio.gov.in.
AIR will broadcast the programme in regional languages immediately after the Hindi broadcast. The regional language versions will also be repeated at 8 pm.
Here are the Highlights on PM Modi's Mann Ki Baat:
# 11:21 am: This October, let us mark Sardar Patel's Jayanti and the 'Run for Unity' in a memorable way: PM Modi.
# 11:19 am: During Mann Ki Baat today, PM Narendra Modi speaks about the importance of human rights. He congratulates the National Human Rights Commission on completing 25 years.
# 11:18 am: PM Narendra Modi congratulates the people of India on the success of the 'Swachhata Hi Seva' movement.
# 11:17 am: A grateful nation pays homage to Lal Bahadur Shastri Ji: PM Modi.
# 11:13 am: The Prime Minister promises to make a difference in the lives of others through his government's action.
# 11:12 am: Bapu gave an inspirational mantra to all of us which is known as Gandhi Ji’s Talisman. This Mantra is extremely relevant today: PM Narendra Modi during the 48th edition of Mann Ki Baat.
# 11:11 am: Gandhi Ji was a Lok Sangrahak. He endeared himself to people across all sections of society, PM Modi says.
# 11:10 am: 2nd October will be special this year- it marks the start of Gandhi Ji's 150th birth anniversary celebrations, says Modi.
# 11:08 am: Furthering equality and empowerment of women: Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
# 11:08 am: I talked to Commander Abhilash Tomy over the phone. Even after coming out of such a huge crisis, his passion and courage is an inspiration, it is indeed an example for the youth of the nation, says Modi.
# 11:07 am: Our soldiers will give an appropriate reply to anyone who tries to destroy the atmosphere of peace and progress of our nation: Modi.
# 11:07 am: The Prime Minister salutes air warriors for their indomitable courage, valour and sacrifices, says "Time and again, the Indian Air Force has protected the nation". "The Indian Air Force is at the forefront of relief and rescue work during times of disasters," Modi added.
# 11:06 am: Speaking on a wide range of subjects during Mann Ki Baat. Tune in, Modi wrote on his Twitter handle.
# 11:05 am: India is among the highest contributors to the United Nations peacekeeping forces.
# 11:05 am: PM Modi remembers the brave Indian soldiers who fought in Haifa.
# 11:04 am: India is committed to world peace, says Narendra Modi.
# 11:01 am: A day after Surgical Strike anniversary PM Modi said that India's youth must know more about the valour of our armed forces.
In the 47th edition of 'Mann Ki Baat', Prime Minister Modi assured justice to Muslim women through Triple Talaq Bill. He also expressed his sympathy with those affected by recent floods in Kerala.
Apart from that, the Prime Minister congratulated all players, who won medals for the country in the 18th edition of Asian Games in Indonesia in August.