From ISRO to 'Beti Bachao Beti Padhao': Top 10 quotes from PM Modi's 29th Mann Ki Baat

| Updated: Feb 26, 2017 17:35 IST

New Delhi [India], Feb. 26 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in his 29th edition of Mann Ki Baat, touched on a range of issues from India's historic launch of a record 104 satellites on a single rocket to the Indian team's incredible victory in the Blind T20 Cricket World Cup. Here are the highlights from the Prime Minister's address: - After the successful mission of sending Mangalyaan to Mars, recently ISRO achieved a world record in the arena of space: PM Modi - This cost effective, efficient space programme of ISRO has become a marvel for the entire world: PM Modi - India has successfully tested Ballistic Interceptor Missile; This is a cutting edge technology in the arena of security: PM - A lot of emphasis is being laid on DigiDhan. People are moving towards digital currency. Digital transactions are rising: PM Modi - Remembering Dr Ambedkar, one teaches at least 125 persons about downloading BHIM App and procedure of making transactions through it: PM Modi - Hard work of farmers has resulted in a record production of more than 2,700 lakh tonnes food grains: PM Modi - The nation welcomes the incredible feat achieved by our divyang athletes in the Rio Paralympics: PM Modi - Congrats to women players who won silver at Asian Rugby Sevens Trophy and the Indian team for winning Blind T-20 World Cup: PM Modi - 'Beti Bachao Beti Padhao' movement is moving forward with rapid strides. It has now become a campaign of public education: PM Modi - Human mind is continuously unravelling the secrets of universe: PM Modi (ANI)
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