PM Narendra Modi said that the state should try lockdown as the last option, the state governments should instill confidence in the workers and do not let them flee. On oxygen supply, he said that there will be no shortage of oxygen.
In the midst of the Corona crisis, Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the country today. Addressing the country, the PM has said that the country is going through a big crisis and is fighting a big battle, it is necessary to follow decorum to fight this battle reliably. He said that Maryada Purushottam should observe full dignity on the day of Lord Rama’s Navami. The PM said that the state should try lockdown as the last option, the state governments should instill confidence in the workers and do not let them flee. The PM said that it is the responsibility of the state government not to allow the migration. The PM said on oxygen supply that there will be no shortage of oxygen.
10 big things about PM Modi’s address –
“Corona’s second wave has become a storm”
PM Modi said that the country is fighting a big battle against Corona again today. A few weeks ago, the conditions had stabilized and then it became the second wave of Corona. I feel the pain you are suffering, the pain you are suffering.
“I’m involved in your suffering”
The Prime Minister said that those people who have lost their lives in the past, I express my condolences on behalf of all the countrymen. As a member of the family, I am involved in your grief. The challenge is big, but we have to overcome it with our determination, courage and preparation.
“Oxygen demand has risen too much”
This time in the Corona crisis, the demand for oxygen has increased in many parts of the country. This subject is being worked on rapidly and with full sensitivity. Central government, state governments, private sector, everyone is trying their best to get oxygen to every needy. Measures are also being taken at several levels to increase oxygen production and supply. There should be new oxygen plants in the states, one lakh new cylinders should be delivered, oxygen used in industrial units should be used for medical purposes, oxygen rail, every effort is being made.
“World’s cheapest vaccine in India”
The PM said that our scientists have developed vaccines for the countrymen in a very short time, day and night. Today, the cheapest vaccine in the world is in India. We have a vaccine suited to India’s cold chain system. This is a team effort, due to which our India was able to start the world’s largest vaccination campaign with two Made in India vaccines. With the speed from the first phase of vaccination, it was emphasized that the vaccine should be reached to the needy people, to as many areas as possible. India’s fastest 10 million, then 11 million and now 12 million vaccine doses have been given in the world.
“Anyone above 18 years of age will be able to get the vaccine”
PM Modi said that another important decision has been taken yesterday regarding vaccination. After May 1, anyone above 18 years of age can be vaccinated. Now, half of the vaccine that will be made in India will also be given directly to the states and hospitals.
“Vaccine to be available to cities’ workforce faster”
The Prime Minister said that the effort of all of us is not only to save lives, but also that economic activities and livelihoods are least affected. By opening the vaccination to people above the age of 18 years, the vaccine available in our workforce in the cities will be available rapidly.
“State administration to instill confidence in workers”
The PM said that my request to the state administration is to keep the trust of the workers alive, urge them to stay where they are. This trust given by the states will help them a lot that the city they are in will be vaccinated in the next few days and their work will not stop.
“Young fellows help committees follow Kovid discipline”
I request my young colleagues to help in making small committees in their society, in the locality, in the apartments and to help them follow the Kovid discipline. If we do this then governments will not need to create a container zone, neither to impose curfew nor to lockdown.
PM said this to child friends
During the address, the Prime Minister said that I want to say one thing specifically to my child friends. My child friend, create such an atmosphere at home that people without work, without reason, do not leave the house. Your stubbornness can bring huge results.
“The country has to be saved from lockdown” Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that in today’s situation we have to save the country from lockdown. I will also request the states to use lockdown as the last option. You have to make every effort to avoid lockdown and focus only on the Micro Containment Zone.