We need to think on how to develop villages: Modi

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By Sarkaritel April 24, 2015 13:17

We need to think on how to develop villages: Modi


New Delhi, April 24  Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Friday there was need to think on how to develop villages.

The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi releasing the report at the National Panchayati Raj Day function, in New Delhi on April 24, 2015. The Union Minister for Rural Development, Panchayati Raj, Drinking Water and Sanitation, Chaudhary Birender Singh, the Minister of State for Panchayati Raj, Nihalchand and the Secretary, Ministry of Panchayati Raj, S.M. Vijayanand are also seen.

The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi releasing the report at the National Panchayati Raj Day function, in New Delhi on April 24, 2015. The Union Minister for Rural Development, Panchayati Raj, Drinking Water and Sanitation, Chaudhary Birender Singh, the Minister of State for Panchayati Raj, Nihalchand and the Secretary, Ministry of Panchayati Raj, S.M. Vijayanand are also seen.

“Mahatma Gandhi said that India lives in the villages. We need to think of how to develop our villages,” Modi said at a conference on National Panchayati Raj Day here.

“There must be a mindset of ‘gaurav’ and ‘samman’ towards our villages. We must be proud of our villages,” he said.

Saying that in any village, the dreams of the people are big, Modi added: “In every village, think about what you can achieve in the next five years for your village”.

Emphasing on the need for education, the prime minister said: “School dropouts should worry us. Any child dropping out of school in the village is a cause of concern. Everyone must get education.”

Sarkaritel
By Sarkaritel April 24, 2015 13:17