PM Modi Ka Mann Ki Baat – Save Every Drop of Water

Narendra Modi
Narendra Modi

The monsoon is predicted to be above 106 to 110% this year. This is like a soothing message of peace.”

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the nation in the 19th edition of Mann ki Baat.

Live updates:

11.31 am: MP CM Shivraj Chouhan was also telling me about how they are focussing on cleanliness during this year’s Simhasth Kumbh, says PM Modi

11.31 am: I want Centre and State Govt to initiate a photo competition of ‘Kumbh Mela’, which is our speciality: PM Modi

11.30 am: PM Modi aso talks about tourism development.

11.29 am: Such good news is an inspiration to do good. You can send such positive news on @mygovindia portal: PM

11.28 am: “Middle-class people are giving up their LPG subsidies”

11.27 am: “From schoolteachers to the tea-seller down the road have willingly given up their LPG subsidy.”

11.26 am: But I took a third way, I believed in my people. I urged them to give up their gas subsidy. I am very proud to say that today about 1 crore families have given up their gas subsidy: PM Modi

11.25 am: In the past, parties providing gas cylinders was an important subject, committee were set up to discuss this: PM Modi

11.25 am: PM Modi talks about the LPG subsidy.

11.24 am: Write to me on Narendra Modi App, urges PM Modi.

11.23 am: Today, I ask you. Tell me about the different ways we can develop the youth.

11.22 am: Along with education, skill development is also important. Technology can play a great role in providing quality education, says PM Modi

11.21 am: Mona from Bijnor has asked the PM on the importance of sports and overall personality development of the youth.

11.20 am: We have to now concentrate on providing quality education. We have shift focus from only ‘schooling’ to ‘learning’: PM Modi

11.17 am: Our country’s countless governments have concentrated on the education sector, and each government has tried to do it in their own way: PM

11.16 am: These days, if parents have any one big dream, it is about the education of their children: PM

11.15 am: PM answers a question from Sharmila, Mumbai. She asks the PM about education.

11.14 am: On that occasion, I had the opportunity to visit his birthplace.

11.13 am: “On April 14, we celebrated Babasaheb Ambedkar’s birth anniversary and today, we are celebrating Panchayati Raj diwas.”

11.12 am: Today is April 24, It is celebrated as ‘Panchayati raj’ diwas in our country. It has helped reach democratic values in villages: PM Modi

11.11 am: We should all work together for cleaning the Ganga. The government is making numerous efforts in that regard.

11.10 am: The Ganga is an essential water resource. We have to become a changing agent to conserve water and promote cleanliness drive there: PM

11.09 am: We will all have to be change agents for the cleaning of the Ganga. The Government is making numerous efforts: PM

11.08 am: PM Modi now talks about the Ganga river.

11.07 am: We should make full use of the monsoons and raise the water tables: PM

11.06 am: All efforts must be made to conserve every single drop of water. We should do whatever we can in that regard: PM

11.06 am: This brings is hope, but this also presents a challenge to us, in terms of water conservation. Can we take a moment to conserve water from hereon in? PM Modi asks.

11.05 am: The monsoon is predicted to be above 106 to 110% this year. This is like a soothing message of peace.

11.05 am: Many times, due to several factors like encroachment, silting and blocks in the water channels, reservoirs store far less water than their capacity, PM Modi says.

11.04 am: They have done really good work with conserving water: PM

11.03 am: The people in Ahmednagar abandoned water intensive crops like sugarcane: PM

11.02 am: “Drip irrigation, sprinkler irrigation are highly effective.They not only help conserve water, but also save a lot of labour”

11.02 am: He refers to a village in Ahmednagar where the people living there decided to change the entire cropping pattern to conserve water for the summer.

11.00 am: PM Modi begins the 19th edition of Mann ki Baat talking about summer, the drought situation and water conservation.