Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the country for the ninth time today during the Corona period. He appealed to the people to be aware amidst the second wave of Corona. Also, encouraged the Corona Warriors.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that the fight of us Indians is going on with the second wave of Corona. Many people have lost their relatives and acquaintances. My condolences to all such families. This is the biggest pandemic in the last 100 years. The modern world had neither seen nor experienced such an pandemic.
During this, he made a big announcement for the poor people and said that today the government has decided that the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana will now be carried forward till Diwali. That is, by November, more than 80 crore countrymen will get free food grains in fixed quantity every month.
PM Modi made a big announcement regarding the vaccination policy. PM Modi said that the Government of India will take the responsibility of 25% of the work related to vaccination with the states. This arrangement will be implemented in two weeks. The central and state government together will make necessary preparations according to the new guidelines. Incidentally, June 21 is also International Yoga Day. From Monday, June 21, the Government of India will provide free vaccines to the states for people above 18 years of age in every state of the country.
The vaccine will be given free of cost to the state government by procuring 75% of the total production from the manufacturers themselves. Vaccine will not cost anything to any state government. he said that till now crores of people of the country have got free vaccine. Now people of 18 years of age will also join it. Only the Government of India will provide free vaccine to all the countrymen.