Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said Minimum support price (MSP) based agri procurement will continue and so will PDS in his reply to the debate on the Motion of Thanks on the President’s address to Parliament.
Main points of Modi speech:
Give farm reforms a chance, end your agitation, let’s talk: PM Modi defends farm laws in Rajya Sabha PM reitertes in Rajya Sabha ‘MSP tha, MSP hai aur MSP rahega.’
PM Modi quotes his predecessor Manmohan Singh on need to remove hurdles in farmers selling produce freely.
Former Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar, Congress party had favoured agri reforms, says PM Modi in Rajya Sabha. PM Modi says Rs 1.15 lakh crore paid into account of farmers under PM Kisan Samman Nidhi
PM Modi says Rs 90,000 crore of claims cleared under crop insurance; amount bigger than loan waiver.
Number of farmers with less than 1 hectare land has risen from 51 per cent to 68 per cent; 12 crore small farmers in country, says PM Modi.
Scope of ‘Fasal Bhima Yojana’ widened World has seen Indian capability during surgical strikes, says PM Modi, referring to air strikes on terrorist camps across Line of Control.
India is mother of democracy; governance, polity is democratic, says PM Modi in Rajya Sabha Corona was an unknown enemy: Modi
India is truly a land of opportunities;country cannot let go opportunities that have come during challenging times: PM in Rajya Sabha.
India’s democracy is not a western institution, it is a human institution, says PM Modi World looking at India for solutions: Modi
Today, world appreciates India’s efforts in saving humanity; credit goes to India and we should be proud of it: PM Modi in Rajya Sabha.
Foreign exchange reserves at an all-time high: Modi.