Highlights of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Independence Day speech, 2016Today on the occasion of India's of 70th Independence Day, Narendra Modi hoisted the national flag at the ramparts of Red Fort for the third time as the Prime Minister of India.
Some of the highlights of his speech are as follows -
1. The Government will bear Rs 1 lakh medical costs for poor families.
2. An increase of 20 per cent in the pension of freedom fighters.
3. Reform, perform, transform.
4. India's age is not 70 years, but the journey post-colonial rule for a better India is 70.
5. A call to convert this 'Swaraj' (independence) into 'Surajya' (good governance).
What it means to us?