Prime News, National (New Delhi), July 26:- Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his ‘Mann ki Baat’ radio programme on Sunday (July 26) urged the country’s youth to share stories of the armed forces’ valour in the Kargil War with others.
PM Modi also appealed to people to do and say things keeping in mind the welfare of soldiers fighting to guard the country’s borders.
The prime minister also underlined the need to stay vigilant to tackle the threat of COVID-19. “Today, the COVID19 recovery rate in our country is better than others. Our fatality rate is much less than most other countries. We are able to save the lives of lakhs of people, but the threat of coronavirus is not over yet. It is spreading fast in many areas, we need to remain vigilant,” he said.
“Focus on wearing face masks and social distancing has to continue,” the Prime Minister added. He hailed the efforts of groups in various states including Bihar, Jharkhand and the Northeast in promoting local products during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Prime Minister also urged the youth to resolve to make India self-reliant and free of the pandemic as the country approaches 74th Independence Day. (MR, Inputs: Agencies)