PM Modi’s meeting with chief ministers amid Corona crisis, said- India is doing better than others in the fight against pandemic
On Tuesday, the first day of a two-day digital meeting between the growing cases of Corona virus in the country, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is talking to the Chief Ministers, Lt. Governors and top officials of 21 states. Today Prime Minister Modi is talking to those states where the number of corona cases is less than 20 thousand and less than 150 people have died. Some union territories including Punjab, Kerala, Goa, Uttarakhand, Jharkhand, North East states are included in this meeting.
PM Modi said during this time, whenever India will be studying the fight against Corona in future, this period will also be remembered because how during this time we worked together, presenting the best example of Co-operative Federalism.
PM Modi said, the world’s big experts, health experts, lockdown and discipline shown by the people of India are discussing today. Today, the recovery rate in India is above 50 percent. Today, India is the leader in the countries where the lives of corona infected patients are surviving.
The Prime Minister said, “We must always keep in mind that the more we can stop Corona, the more it will stop growing, the more our economy will open, our offices will open, markets will open, transport will open, and so will new employment opportunities.” .
PM Modi said, the small factories that we have here are in great need of guidance, hand-holding. I know that a lot of work is being done in this direction under your leadership. For trade and industry to catch up with its old pace, we also have to work together on Value Chains.
PM Modi said, the recent reforms in the field of marketing of farmer’s produce will also benefit the farmers a lot. With this, new options will be available to farmers to sell their produce, their income will increase and we will be able to reduce the loss they had to suffer due to lack of storage.
The PM said, the cluster based strategy announced for local products will also benefit every state. For this, it is important that we identify such products in every block, every district, by processing or marketing, we can introduce a better product in the market of the country and the world.