Beginning his speech at the historic Red Fort in central Delhi, Prime Minister Modi said it is a historic day for India as it takes a new path, a new vow with a new strength. “We have to work towards fulfilling the dream of our freedom fighters. By 100 years of independence, for the next 25 years we need to focus on 5 resolutions – 1. Vikas Bharat (Developed India), 2. Removing every ounce of slavery (slavery) in us, 3. Working on pride for our glorious heritage, 4. Ensuring unity among all, 5. Fulfilling our fundamental duties,” PM Modi Told.
The Prime Minister said, “When dreams grow big, hard work is equally hard. We need to be inspired by the determination and determination of our freedom fighters who dreamed of a free India. I urge you to dedicate 25 years. His life for the development of the nation. We will also work towards the development of entire humanity. This is the strength of India.”
The Prime Minister said that the COVID-19 pandemic is an example of this common consciousness, where citizens come together. “From supporting doctors to promoting research to delivering vaccines to remote parts, we stand together,” he said.
The Prime Minister said that the world today sees India as a pride, hope and problem solver. “The world sees India as a destination where aspirations are fulfilled. My understanding of the spirit of India made me realize that for the development of New India, we need to ensure inclusive growth across the country- An approach that was held dear. Mahatma Gandhi,” They said.
From the ramparts of the Red Fort, the Prime Minister said that everyone’s frienddevelopment of all everyone’s faith And everyone’s effort It became the cornerstone for ensuring the implementation of pro-national policies and taking development to the last mile. “When there is stability in governance, there is a spirit of speedy decision making, the spirit of public participation prevails for the development of the nation. As we celebrate 75 years, we now need a renewed focus and resolve for the next 25 years. There is a need to move forward with India, and it can be made possible through the strength and determination of 130 crore Indians,” he said.
PM Modi also remembered the contribution of women freedom fighters of India. PM Modi said, “Every India is filled with pride when they remember the strength of the women of India, be it Rani Lakshmibai, Jhalkari Bai, Chennamma, Begun Hazrat Maha.”
Ahead of his speech at the Red Fort, Prime Minister Narendra Modi unfurled the national flag amid a 21-gun salute by the indigenously developed howitzer cannon, ATAGS. After this, flower petals were showered from the helicopter. Earlier in the day, PM Modi visited Raj Ghat to pay tribute to the Father of the Nation, Mahatma Gandhi.
A multi-layered security cover with facial recognition system cameras has been installed at each entry and exit point in the fort. Security personnel have also deployed trained catchers to ensure that the premises remain monkey free during the day. The police had roped in 231 regular kite-flyers from the walled city area to ensure clear skies for nearly three hours on the morning of August 15.