PM's 42nd Mann Ki Baat, all you need to know
Prime Minister addresses Mann ki Baat, stresses on Agriculture and Healthcare sector.
PM Modi conveyed greetings on Ram Navami. Starting with the agenda of Agriculture, he announced that in this year's budget, his administration has taken steps to deliver the right price of the crop to farmers. Price of the machine, land revenue, interest and others expenses will be included in the manufacturing cost of the product.
To make this process effective, Agriculture Marketing Reform is being discussed which also aims to join Wholesale market to Global market. To reduce the transportation cost, e- NAM Platform is under construction to integrate markets of all sectors.
He also stressed on Healthcare, for the Heart Patients, bills of Heart stent has been reduced to 85 per cent and 50 to 70 per cent for Knee implants.
Under Ayushman Bharat Yojana, government and insurance company will pay hospital bills of about 50 crore individuals.
He urged to people for promoting the campaign to make TB free India by 2025.
"Gram Swaraj Abhiyan" to be launched on 14 April to promote rural development and social justice.