PM in Mann ki Baat: I want every youth to become ambassador of 2017 FIFA Under-17 World Cup

The Prime Minister through 'Mann Ki Baat', has shared his thoughts on a range of issues.

By: ANI | New Delhi | Updated: March 27, 2016 11:59 am
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday addressed the nation in his monthly radio broadcast ‘Mann ki Baat’. He began by wishing everyone on Easter and then talked about how it was a great opportunity for the country to host under-17 FIFA world cup in 2017.

“I believe that FIFA Under-17 World Cup is a big chance for us to present brand of India on global level,” he said.

The PM also congratulated Indian cricket team for registering two wins in T20 world cup. He also talked about various other issues:

Earlier, the Election Commission had given nod to the Prime Minister’s radio broadcast on Sunday with instructions that it should adhere to the Model Code of Conduct in force due to assembly polls in five states.

West Bengal, Tamil Nadu, Assam, Kerala and Puducherry are going to polls beginning from April 4.

The Prime Minister through ‘Mann Ki Baat’, has shared his thoughts on a range of issues including drug addiction, farmers problems, menace of corruption, declining sex ratio, promotion of Khadi and high rate of casualties in road accidents.

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    Cooldude
    Mar 27, 2016 at 5:45 am
    Waiting for the monthly dose of poor jokes from the PM... Monkey Bath..
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      Nuh
      Mar 27, 2016 at 3:12 pm
      Monkey batt need to be studied at IIM,Ahmedabad.How come a talk on radio for communication is listend by bhakts on TV, and all channels in India beaming it live!
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        bitterhoney
        Mar 27, 2016 at 10:56 am
        Modiji, yeh bachche ab khilaono se bahalne wale nahi hain, inko rojgar chahiye. yeh aap ke jhanse mein aane wale nahi hain.
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          rocky
          Mar 27, 2016 at 8:48 am
          sports are fine sir. how about the jobs for youth? when are you going to create jobs for the youth of our country? or you just want all the youth get busy with football and cricket and forget about their future??
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            s s nair
            Mar 27, 2016 at 6:47 am
            You already have two ambadors viz one Lalit Modi and 2 Vijay Mallya.
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              Andy L
              Mar 27, 2016 at 9:08 pm
              Ask Congress and opposition
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                Andy L
                Mar 27, 2016 at 9:09 pm
                Lalit Modi was given permission during Congress and Mallya was Congress MP, so where does PM Modi fits in your equation
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                  Andy L
                  Mar 27, 2016 at 9:07 pm
                  This PM talks sense but his party crazy Morons and congress bringing the development agenda down
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