PM Modi Speech Amid Corona: On 3 April 2020, in a 12-minute video message, PM Modi appealed to the people to turn off the lights of the house and light a lamp or candle for 9 minutes at 9.09 pm.
The first and second wave of corona epidemic has affected every section of the country. So far more than 3.49 lakh people have died due to corona in the country. At present, more than 14 lakh people are infected with this epidemic and are getting their treatment. The arrival of the corona vaccine has brought relief to a great extent. The vaccine has been administered to 23 crore people of the country. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who was addressing the nation for the 9th time during the Corona period, said this on Monday evening. Earlier, he has addressed the country 8 times regarding Corona. Let us know, what announcements did he make in these addresses.
19 March 2020: Corona cases started increasing. In a 29-minute address, PM Modi appealed to the countrymen for a public curfew on March 22 from 6 am to 9 pm. On the same day at 5 pm, he also appealed to the people to clap in honor of the frontline workers.
24 March 2020: This time also he addressed 29 minutes and announced the first lockdown of 21 days in the country.
3 April 2020: In his 12-minute video message, he appealed to the people to switch off the house lights and other electrical appliances for 9 minutes at 9.09 pm. During this, an appeal was made to the people to light a candle or lamp.
14 April 2020: In a 25-minute address, he announced to increase the lockdown across the country till May 3.
12 May 2020: This time he addressed for 33 minutes and announced a relief package of Rs 20 lakh crore for the self-reliant India campaign. Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced this relief package step by step.
30 June 2020: PM Modi addressed for 17 minutes and announced to extend the scheme of free ration under the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana till November 2020.
20 October 2020: 8 days before voting in Bihar for the 7th time, he addressed and appealed to the people to ‘not lax until the medicine of Corona is not available’.
20 April 2021: During the 19-minute address, he told the state governments that the country has to be saved from the lockdown as far as possible. State governments should use it as a last option.
June 7, 2021: This time Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed for 32 minutes. During this he made 2 big announcements. First- Even for the people of 18 to 44 years, now the central government will buy the vaccine and give it to the states. Second- Under the Garib Kalyan Yojana, 80 crore people will continue to get free ration till Diwali i.e. November.