New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi replied in the Parliament on the motion of thanks on the President's address at the start of the Budget session.
Here are some highlights of the Prime Minister’s speech:
There are two types of people in the world, one who work and the other who take credit for the work
Government is ensuring that benefit of subsidy goes only to those deserving
When you (Cong) were in power, you should have looked through a binocular at least like now you aim at BJP holding a microscope.
Targeted subsidy has saved millions
Have reviewed at least 300 pending projects personally
Our focus is on transparency in governance
Policy drive government needed for sustainable growth
Prime Minister Narendra Modi appeals for passage of all pending bills in says it will give momentum to country’s progress
This is a chamber of ideas, it must guide nation. Coordination between Houses is essential. Nation is waiting for us to pass many bills
Upper House is a chamber of ideas
Congress seems blessed to never be blamed
Close to 72 hours working hours lost in last Parliament session
There is a funny thing about “death”, no one blames death. They blame the reason why people die
Thanked opposition MPS for allowing Parliament to function