PM Modi addressed the nation today as India prepares for Unlock 2

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Here are the highlights of his speech:

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On COVID-19

PM Modi said that the flu season is upon the country and so everybody must be extra cautious

PM said that India is still in a very stable situation compared to other countries. Death rate is under control

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People who are not following rules need to be stopped and made aware of the problems: PM

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He also said that there has been a negligence on people's social and personal behaviour. Washing hands, using sanitisers, wearing masks etc are not being strictly followed anymore

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On Gareeb Kalyan Rozgar Yojana:

Gareeb Kalyan Anna Yojana to be extended till November end

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In the last few months, farmers got a total of Rs 18,000 crore directly in their bank accounts, for migrants too, the PM Gareeb Kalyan Rozgar Yojana has been launched, he said

The extension of the scheme will cost over Rs 90,000 crore. He credited farmers and honest taxpayers of the country.

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He also said that they are bringing One Nation One Ration Card. This will greatly benefit migrant workers and their families.

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