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Breaking News Highlights: Congress Releases Another List Of 11 Candidates For Uttarakhand Elections 2022

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Updated: January 25, 2022 12:03 AM IST

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Breaking News Highlights: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday urged recipients of the Pradhan Mantri Rashtriya Bal Puraskar to support the ‘Vocal for Local’ campaign and said the youth is at the centre of all policies being framed by government. During an online interaction with the awardees, Modi also talked about the unveiling of the hologram statue of freedom fighter Subhash Chandra Bose and said the “biggest inspiration we get from Netaji is of duty and of nation first, and you have to proceed on your path of duty for the country”. The prime minister awarded the Bal Puraskar recipients certificates digitally using block chain technology. Calling for support for the ‘Vocal for Local’ campaign, Modi also asked the awardees to list products at their home which are of foreign origin.

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Published Date: January 24, 2022 7:08 AM IST

Updated Date: January 25, 2022 12:03 AM IST