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May 30, 2020
9:13AM

Rajnath Singh says PM Modi has taken timely decision to impose lockdown in country

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Defence Minister Rajnath Singh has said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has taken the timely decision to impose lockdown in the country to fight with the Corona virus pandemic. He said, steps like transferring of money to the bank accounts and providing free food grains proved beneficial for the farmers and workers who are facing hardship in this difficult situation.
 
He added that decision like giving rights to the farmers to sell their produce anywhere in the country, one ration card for the workers and change in the definition of the MSME will prove to be a milestone in the upcoming decades.
 
Mr. Singh said, several historic and credible decisions were taken by the Prime Minister for every sector in the past one year. Highlighting the decisions taken by the government for the modernization of the Army and soldiers, he said, Chief of Defence Staff, CDS was appointed for better coordination among all the security forces and One Rank, One Pension problem was solved.
 
He said, co-operation with private sector was encouraged to boost defense production in India. He said, availability of the latest aircraft Rafale was ensured and indigenously built combat aircraft Tejas was commissioned in the Air Force.He said, abolition of Article 370 from Kashmir, change in the Anti-Terrorist Act, decision to construct the Ram Temple on the Sri Ram Janmabhoomi and Citizenship Amendment Act are some of the historic decisions of NDA Government.
 
He further said, after the Supreme Court's verdict to build a Ram Temple, communal harmony was maintained in the country which is a remarkable achievement of the Modi Government.

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