New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the nation on the 49th edition of his monthly radio programme ‘Mann Ki Baat’ on Sunday, The program will be broadcast on the entire network of All India Radio and Doordarshan at 11 am. Also Read - EU Stands With India in 'Challenging Time', Modi Says 'Collaboration Essential' to Stop Pandemic
It will also be streamed on the YouTube channels of the Prime Minister’s Office, Information and Broadcasting Ministry, AIR and DD News and will be simultaneously broadcast on AIR’s website – www.allindiaradio.gov.in. Also Read - Pressure Mounts on Modi Govt to Impose Nationwide Lockdown; Oppn Says Total Shutdown 'Inevitable'
Today, he is also likely to break his silence on the Sabarimala protest. He might speak on the recent Amritsar train accident brutal killing of Sepoy Rajendra Singh by stone pelters in Jammu and Kashmir’s Anantnag district. The prime minister is also expected to greet people on the eve of Diwali. Also Read - PM Dials Chief Ministers Of 4 States To Discuss Covid Situation In Their States. Read Details
In the 48th edition of ‘Mann Ki Baat’ last month, Prime Minister Modi had urged the nation to organise a ‘Run for Unity’ marathon, on the birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, to strengthen the efforts to unite the country.
“For last few years, a ‘Run for Unity’ is organised on October 31 on his birth anniversary. It is organised in small cities, villages, towns. This year too we should organise ‘Run for unity. I request you all to strengthen efforts to unite the country through ‘Run for unity’ on October 31,” he had said on September 29.
He had also emphasised on the importance of ‘Parakram Parv’ to raise awareness about Indian soldiers’ contributions towards maintaining peace. The Prime Minister further cited Indian soldiers’ contributions during the two World Wars as proof of the nation’s commitment towards maintaining peace.