In his monthly address during Mann Ki Baat, the Prime Minister highlighted the need to create awareness about Sanskrit saying it is our collective duty to cherish our heritage, preserve it and pass it on to the new generation.
Mr Modi also shared an audio in which a group of Radio Jockeys are talking in Sanskrit. They run the Community Radio Initiative, Radio Unity 90 FM and talk to their listeners in Sanskrit language.
The Prime Minister said, through its thoughts and medium of literary texts, Sanskrit helps nurture knowledge and also strengthens national unity. Mr. Modi also said, he recently got to know about many such people who are engaged in the inspirational work of teaching Sanskrit in foreign countries.