On June 11, 2014, India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi delivered his first speech in Parliament after being sworn-in as PM.

Modi spoke about development issues, empowering Muslims, and urged politicians to stop looking for reasons behind the rising instances of reported rape in the country, including the cases in Uttar Pradesh – the Badaun gang-rape and the woman who was allegedly raped inside a police station.

Watch video to know in detail in what PM Narendra Modi said in his first speech in the 16th Lok Sabha.