Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday dedicated the Ayushman Bharat program to the Antyodaya philosophy of former Bharatiya leader Jana Sangh Deen Dayal Upadhyaya. Calling Upadhyay one of the greatest thinkers of the last century, Prime Minister Modi said: “His economic philosophy, his policies aimed at empowering society, the Antyodaya path he showed also remain relevant in the context. current and are also inspiring.
Addressing the 81st episode of his monthly radio show “Mann Ki Baat”, the Prime Minister recalled that three years ago, on the anniversary of Upadhyay’s birth on September 25, ” the largest health insurance scheme in the world – the Ayushman Bharat scheme has been implemented “. “Today, more than two and a half million impoverished people in the country have received free treatment up to Rs 5 lakh in hospital as part of the Ayushman Bharat program. Such a massive program for the poor is dedicated to the Deen Dayal ji’s Antyodaya philosophy, “he said.
Prime Minister Modi said that if young people today instill the values and ideals of the late leader in their lives, it can be of great benefit to them. “Once in Lucknow, Deen Dayal ji had said,” How many good things, good qualities there are – we get them all from the company itself. We have to pay the debt of society, we have to think this way. ”Deen Dayal ji taught us that we take so much from society, from the country, whatever it is, it is only because of the country; so we have to think about how we will repay our debt to the country. This is an important message for young people today, “he said.
The Prime Minister said that by examining the life of the leader, we learn to never give up. “Despite the unfavorable political and ideological circumstances, he never deviated from the vision of a local, Swadeshi model for the development of India. Today, many young people want to move forward by breaking with the paths often taken. They want to do things Deen Dayal ji’s life can teach them a lot. That is why I urge our young people to know him for good, “he added.
Prime Minister Modi paid tribute to former Bharatiya leader Jana Sangh Deendayal Upadhyaya on Saturday on his 105th birthday. “A tribute to Pandit Deendayal Upadhyaya, the pioneer of integral human philosophy, on his birthday. He dedicated his life to nation-building. His thoughts will always inspire the countrymen,” Prime Minister said. Minister Modi in a tweet.
Pandit Deendayal Upadhyaya was a thinker of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) and former leader of Bharatiya Jana Sangh, the precursor of BJP. He became president of Jana Sangh in December 1967. (ANI)
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