Prime Minister Narendra Modi is addressing the Motion of Thanks for President’s Address today in Lok Sabha.
Addressing the joint sitting of both Houses at the beginning of the Budget session on January 31, President Ram Nath Kovind said that the abrogation of Article 370 and 35A of the Constitution “paved the way for equal development of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh”.
“The abrogation of Article 370 and Article 35A of the Constitution through two-thirds majority by both the Houses of Parliament is not only historic but it has also paved the way for equal development of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh,” President Kovind said.
On Wednesday PM Modi had announced in Lok Sabha that the Union Cabinet has cleared setting up of trust for construction of Ram Temple in Ayodhya, months after Supreme Court delivered a historic verdict on Ayodhya dispute.
The Upper House will also see a general discussion on the Union Budget, 2020-2021.
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Driven by politics, some states are not allowing farmers to benefit from PM-Kisan Scheme. I appeal to them-let there be no politics in farmer welfare. We all have to work together for the prosperity of farmers of India
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“Apart from that, I humbly accept all that you say. When you say ‘why hasn’t this been done yet?’, ‘when will this happen?’, ‘how will this happen’, I am glad that you are think about the country and not just about yourselves. I take all those questions and humbly accept them. I don’t take it as criticism, but as my ‘margdarshak’ so that we can fulfill those,” PM Modi said
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The President of India has talked about agriculture and farmer welfare extensively. A lot has been started to benefit farmers too. MSP becoming more than 1.5 times and the same applies to crop insurance and irrigation related schemes.
When we came to power in 2014 the budgetary allocation for agriculture was 27,000 crores. Today, I am happy to inform you that the Agri budget has grown five-fold and has crossed over 1.5 lakh crores.
The agriculture budget has risen 5 times during our Government’s tenure.
PM-KISAN Samman Yojana is transforming the lives of many farmers. Several farmers have benefitted due to this. In this scheme there are no middlemen and no extra file-work
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Let us talk about the Bodo Accord. Despite many efforts, the issue was unsolved for years. The Bodo Accord signed now is special because it has brought all stakeholders together and we are moving towards a more peaceful era
Because of such important decisions that a historic deal was signed in the northeast for lasting peace in the region, by inclusion of people that Bodo militants gave up arms and joined the system to work towards a brighter tomorrow.
A new India is being created, one that has a bright future. But for that future to be visible to you (opposition), you need to change your spectacles.
Feb 06, 2020 13:06 (IST)We have significantly improved our outreach to the entire northeast region because of our fast, timely decision-making: PM Modi
Let us talk about the Northeast. For years, distance became a reason to ignore this region. But things have changed now. The Northeast is becoming a growth engine with great work done in many sectors. Ministers and officials are regularly visiting the region to monitor the growth and development.
We have tried to address the issues relating to matters of electricity, trail, airport, mobile connectivity