New Delhi, June 28 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi, addressing the nation on All India Radio in the ninth edition of ‘Mann Ki Baat’ on Sunday, emphasised the importance of water conservation, also stressing on the need to plant more trees.
“A lot of people share suggestions for Mann Ki Baat. This time, a majority of people asked me to talk about the monsoon. Every drop of water is important. It is important to conserve every drop of water… Three schemes for urban development were launched: ‘waste to wealth’ – we need to give importance to this and take things ahead,” the Prime Minister said.
“This monsoon season, let us plant as many trees as possible,” he added.
In ‘Mann ki Baat’, the Prime Minister shares his thoughts with the nation. The programme aims to deliver the Prime Minister’s voice to the general masses of the country since television connection is still not available everywhere, especially in the rural regions of remote locations.
The first edition of the programme was aired on October 3, 2014. (ANI)