On the occasion of 'Parakram Divas' on Saturday, PM Modi visited Assam and while addressing the people of Assam, He lauded the Assam Government's efforts in curbing the spreading of Coronavirus. "The way the Assam government handled COVID19 is praiseworthy. I am confident that Assam will take forward the vaccination drive now. I appeal to all to get vaccinated" said Prime Minister.
The way the Assam government handled COVID19 is praise worthy. I am confident that Assam will take forward the vaccination drive now. I appeal to all to get vaccinated: PM Modi in Assam pic.twitter.com/gqpYVDVgbo— ANI (@ANI) January 23, 2021
PM Modi appealed to the public to get vaccinated as the vaccination drive has begun in Assam. Prime Minister also praised the government for taking necessary steps to ensure the protection of Assamese Culture, Literature, and language
Prime Minister also mentioned how the people of Assam have been benefitted from Ayushmaan Bharat Scheme. “The fast-paced development of Assam is very important to us. The way to 'Atmanirbhar Assam' is through 'Atmavishwaas' (self-confidence) among the people here. 40 percent of the state's population is taking benefit of the "Ayushmaan Bharat' scheme of the Central government” said PM Modi.