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"The World Now Paying More Attention,Indian Media Must Go Global": PM Modi
The media, the Prime Minister said, has served people in an "unprecedented way" by spreading awareness on the coronavirus pandemic
"The World Now Paying More Attention, Indian Media Must Go Global": PM Modi
New Delhi: On Tuesday Prime Minister Modi called for inculcating the habit of reading books among the new generation, saying that it is imperative in this age of text, tweets ad "Google guru" that they are not weaned away from gaining serious knowledge.
In Jaipur inaugurating the Patrika Gate and releasing two books authored by Patrika Group Chairman Gulab Kothari through a video conference, PM Modi also asserted that the voice of India along with the Indian products is becoming more global with the country now enjoying a stronger presence at world bodies.
PM Modi said that the world is now listening to India with more attention. Further, he added that Indian media needs to go global too.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi releases two books written by the Chairman of Patrika Group of Newspapers, via video conference.— ANI (@ANI) September 8, 2020
Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot, Governor Kalraj Mishra and Gulab Kothari, Chairman of Patrika Group also present at the event. pic.twitter.com/bBnza4Vzuy
Prime Minister said that the media has served people in an "unprecedented way" by spreading awareness on the coronavirus pandemic and by analyzing the government works and pointing out their shortcomings.
Though the media is also criticized at times, more so in this age of social media, everybody needs to learn from criticism, he said, further adding that this is what makes India's democracy strong.
(With inputs from PTI)