New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the nation through his monthly radio programme ‘Mann Ki Baat’ at 11 AM on Sunday.Also Read - Kejriwal Govt Urges Centre to Confer Bharat Ratna on Environmentalist Sunderlal Bahuguna

In his earlier address on August 30, the Prime Minister had said that the month of September would be observed as ‘Nutrition Month’. He had also given the call to ‘team up for toys’, aimed at making India a hub for toy production. Also Read - PM KISAN Samman Nidhi Yojana: Modi Govt Takes Big Decision, Issues Guidelines To Reprocess Failed Transactions For Beneficiaries

The Prime Minister had also lauded the Indian farmers for higher crop production amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Also Read - Breaking News Highlights: Mamata to Meet Sonia Gandhi, Arvind Kejriwal Tomorrow

However, the video (Mann Ki Baat) had garnered a record number of dislikes on the YouTube channel of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). The video emerged as one of the most disliked videos on the channel.

Notably, the citizens across the country had expected the PM to address the issue of JEE and NEET exams in his monthly address. However, he skipped the topic, following which social media users, mostly students, expressed their disappointment with the government’s decision in the comments section.

Live Updates

  • 11:37 AM IST

    Mann Ki Baat LIVE: PM Modi urges citizens that in this Corona time-period always wear a mask and do not venture out without a face shield. ‘Do Gaz ki doori’, social distancing will protect you and your family, said PM

  • 11:36 AM IST

    Mann Ki Baat LIVE: PM Modi remembers Shaheed Veer Bhagat Singh ahead of his birth anniversary calling him paragon of courage and bravery.

  • 11:35 AM IST

    Mann Ki Baat LIVE: Giving example of Shri Kanwar Chauhan from Sonipat in Haryana PM Modi said fruits and vegetables were excluded from the APMC Act, in 2014 which, greatly benefited him and fellow farmers in the neighborhood.

  • 11:26 AM IST

    Mann Ki Baat LIVE: PM Modi calls farmer the very basis of Atmanirbhar Bharat, a self reliant India which is necessary for the strong foundation of the Atmanirbhar Bharat.

  • 11:25 AM IST

    Mann Ki Baat LIVE: Farmers are playing a major role in the efforts to build an Aatmanirbhar Bharat

  • 11:24 AM IST

  • 11:22 AM IST

  • 11:20 AM IST

    Mann Ki Baat LIVE: I would definitely urge you to take out sometime in the family every week for stories: PM

  • 11:06 AM IST

    Mann Ki Baat LIVE: During these times of Corona, the entire world is passing through multiple cycles of change. Today when a distance of two yards has become a compulsory necessity, this very pandemic has also bonded the family members and brought them together, said PM

  • 11:05 AM IST

    Mann Ki Baat LIVE: “History of stories is as old as human civilization. ‘Where there is a soul there is a story’. Stories bring to fore creative and sensitive aspect of one’s personality, stories are interactive. On one side is story teller, on the other, listeners or the readers”, said PM