Insisting that the COVID-19 disaster must be become an opportunity to create an ‘Atmanirbhar Bharat’, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said steps need to be taken to make certain that merchandise imported from overseas are manufactured in the united states of America.
Addressing the ninety fifth annual plenary session of the Indian Chamber of Commerce in Kolkata over video conference, he said that is the time to make bold choices and investments for the USA to scale new heights.
India’s aim of self-reliance has been paramount within the coverage and exercise of the US. The COVID-19 disaster gave us training on the way to speed up efforts in that direction, he said.
The Prime Minister also stated that people-centric, people-driven and planet-friendly development has become part of the BJP-led Central government’s governance.
India is fighting more than one challenge alongside COVID-19, which includes floods, locust attack, and earthquakes. We have to turn disaster into a possibility for developing Atmanirbhar Bharat and take steps to ensure that products which we import from somewhere else are synthetic in India, Modi added.