‘BJP wants to promote modern India’

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 08 May 2018 09:17:48


 

NEW DELHI/BENGALURU,

This is the era of Artificial Intelligence and India cannot lag behind. No place for political violence in Indian democracy, says Modi.Rejects Cong’s accusation against Govt of not creating enough jobs saying, several of its initiatives led to the creation of jobs in the public and private sectors.

 

PRIME Minister Narendra Modi on Monday hit out at the Opposition for opposing technology be it in the form of Aadhaar card or EVMs and said the BJP Government wants to promote a modern India by giving importance to skill development and innovation. He was Addressing BJP yuva morcha workers via the ‘Narendra Modi App’.


Lauding youth workers for their contribution, he said, “Youth power is at the forefront whether it is on line, off line or mass contact. Youth are the biggest asset of BJP.” “On one hand, there are parties that have lagged behind in technology, either they cannot understand or are purposely spreading lies. They have opposed all subjects in technology-- EVM, Aadhaar card, mobile phone, every where.” “On the other hand for a modern India, in every field of life we want to give importance to technology, be it skill development or innovation.”


“This is the era of Artificial Intelligence and India cannot lag behind,” Modi said as he appreciated yuva morcha workers for increasing the importance of technology within the organisation. Modi had earlier addressed party’s office bearers, members of the women’s wing and Kisan morcha workers via the ‘Narendra Modi’ app.


Modi rejected the Congress accusation against his Government of not creating enough jobs and claimed that several of its initiatives led to the creation of jobs in the public and private sectors.