By Rohit Sindhu, Updated : May 12, 2020 20:49 IST
PM Modi's Address to Nation May 12: Twenty Lakh Crores Package, Lockdown-4 among Highlights

Prime Minister Modi for the fifth time addressed the nation on May 12 and highlighted key announcement. In his address PM Modi said- as more than 4 months have been passed facing the virus. We have tackled the virus at best. PM Modi said so far more than 42,0000 lakh people infected due to Coronavirus, in India also families have lost their members. I extend condolences to all those. Whole world is fighting the single virus at their extreme level. This is unpredicted for the humanity but to give up, this isn't in humans' ideals, said PM in his address. Prime Minister said we have been hearing from long time that 21st Century is India's. When we look through it, it turns our responsibility to lead with becoming self reliant India (Aatm Nirbhar Bharat).

Today we are standing at T point , now we have to decide. History has proved that India can become self-reliant. PM Modi said when the first case of coronavirus was foynd in Indja not a single PPE kit was being developed but today we develop more than 2 Lakh PPE kits and N95 masks. We have done this with self  dedicated in doing so. When we discuss of self-reliant we not only talk of ourselves, but we believe in Vashudev Kutumbakam, our culture and our nation want developed world as one

PM Modi talked about mission to curb Open Defacation, International Solar Alliance and Yoga. World believe in India now, on our medicines. PM give five pillars to strengthen the country.

Highlights of PM Modi's Address 12 May

20 Lakh Crores Package:- PM annoynces special Economic package of 20 Lakh Crores for Aatm Nirbhar Bharat Abhiyan. 

  • About 20 Lakh Crore package is announced 10% of Indian GDP, under this package different sectors would be give 20 Lakh Crore support. PM tagged the package 20 Lakh
  • Law, Labour, Liquidity are emphasized. For small & MSME sector which is base of Indian economy.
  • Middle class, Farmers, Workers, Industrialists all are covered.
  • Beginning from tomorrow to next few days Finace Minister to give explaination in details.

Read- Lockdown 4? Several States in Support

New Reforms- PM said in coming days we would bring new reforms. Our new reforms would be developed to attract FDI and to come out as winner.

PM 'Local ke liye Vocal banna hai'-  Local is strengthening our fight against Covid19. Do Gaj ki Doori will make us win in this fight against Covid19, said PM.

Lockdown-4: The fourth phase of Lockdown will be colorful, guidelines to be laid down soon before May 18. Lockdown-4.0 will be based on suggestions given by states. States to decide future course of action in this phase.

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