New Delhi: The budget session of Parliament has started from today. President Ram Nath Kovind addressed the joint sitting of both the Houses of Parliament. The President said that this is the third year of the global pandemic caused by the corona virus, during which we have seen the faith, discipline and dutifulness of the people of India getting stronger in the democratic values. The President said, “I bow to lakhs of freedom fighters of the country, who gave top priority to their duties and gave India its rights. Also to all the great personalities who have contributed in the development journey of the country in these 75 years of independence. I remember with reverence.”
Salute to lakhs of freedom fighters
He said that I bow to lakhs of freedom fighters of the country, who gave top priority to their duties and gave India its rights. In these 75 years of independence, I remember with reverence all the great personalities who have contributed in the development journey of the country. The President said that the proof of India’s capability in the fight against Covid-19 has been seen in the vaccination program. We have crossed the record of administering more than 150 crore vaccine doses in less than a year. Today we are one of the leading countries providing the highest vaccine doses in the whole world.
Prime Minister Ayushman Bharat Health Infrastructure Mission Commendable step
Kovind said, “The Prime Minister’s Ayushman Bharat Health Infrastructure Mission, launched by the government at a cost of Rs 64 thousand crores, is a commendable example. This will not only help in meeting the current health needs, but will also help in meeting the upcoming crises. The country can also be prepared for this. The President said, “Due to the sensitive policies of my government, health services are now easily accessible to the common man in the country. More than 80 thousand health and wellness centers and crores of Ayushman Bharat cards have helped the poor in getting treatment. Is.”
Let no poor go hungry.
President Ram Nath Kovind said that in this great crisis of Corona, we have seen the problem of food shortage and hunger in big countries, but my sensitive government made every effort to ensure that no poor go hungry in this biggest crisis of 100 years. are. In a joint sitting of both the Houses of Parliament, the President said, “I would appreciate the vision of the government for the success of the country’s UPI platform in the context of Digital India and the growing spread of the digital economy. From Rs.8 lakh crore in the country in December 2021 to Rs. Most of the transactions are done through UPI.”