Need to turn COVID crisis into opportunity to create Atmanirbhar Bharat: PM Modi
Addressing the 95th annual plenary session of the Indian Chamber of Commerce in Kolkata over video conference, he said this is the time to make bold decisions and investments for the country to scale new heights.
"India's goal of self-reliance has been paramount in the policy and practice of the country. The COVID-19 crisis gave us lessons on how to speed up efforts in that direction," he said.
The Prime Minister also said that people-centric, people-driven and planet-friendly development has become part of the BJP-led Central government's governance."India is fighting multiple challenges along with COVID-19, including floods, locust attack, earthquakes...We have to turn crisis into an opportunity for creating Atmanirbhar Bharat and take steps to ensure that products which we import from elsewhere are manufactured in India," Modi added. DC PNT RMS RDM RDM
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