New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the nation from Red Fort on the occasion on 74 years completion of our gaining Independence. PM Modi began his speech by giving salutation to the freedom fighters and martyrs.
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PM Modi also applauded the grit and resilience of the country’s frontline workers in fight against Covid-19, which has killed thousands in the country. He also stressed on the need to become self-reliant.
Seventy-three years of independence from the British rule is being celebrated in a subdued manner due to the coronavirus crisis.
Over 1,500 “coronavirus winners” who recovered from the disease, are present at the function in a symbol of the citizens’ determination to fight the pandemic and emerge winners.