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Prime Minister Narendra Modi to address nation at 6 PM today

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi to address nation at 6 PM today

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the nation at 6 PM today. In a tweet, PM Modi announced that he will be sharing a message with fellow citizens this evening.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the nation at 6 PM today. In a tweet, PM Modi announced that he will be sharing a message with fellow citizens this evening.
The nature of the address is not known though analysts said PM Modi could speak about the coronavirus situation, including an update on vaccine research and the need to exercise caution till the outbreak is defeated. Analysts added that the PM may also touch upon a possible rollout of Stimulus 2.0, something that has been expected to give a further fillip to the economy.
This will be PM Modi’s seventh address to the nation since the outbreak of COVID-19 pandemic. During the COVID-19, he has spoken about various measures, including lockdown being taken to curb the pandemic and also announced economic and welfare packages.
In his last such address, he had on June 30 announced extension of the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana (PMGKAY), a programme to provide free ration for over 80 crore people, mostly poor, by five more months till November end.
(With agency inputs)
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