Ground Report | New Delhi: PM Modi linked victory; Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday linked the Indian men’s hockey team’s victory in the Tokyo Olympics to Article 370 and Ram Mandir. Between these three, he described the date of August 5 as a link. PM Modi said these things during a virtual speech in a program in Uttar Pradesh.
PM Modi said, “It seems that India’s conquest has begun. In this, the date of August 5 has become very special, has become very important. It will be recorded in history for years.”
“It is only on August 5 that two years ago, the country had further strengthened the dream of ‘Ek Bharat Shreshtha Bharat’. Nearly seven decades later, by removing Article 370, every citizen of Jammu and Kashmir was made a full participant of every right and every facility. ”
PM Modi linked victory hockey with Article 370
“Yeh 5 August hi hai jab do saal pahle desh ne Ek Bharat Shreshtha Bharat ke sapne ko aur sashakt kiya tha. Karib saat dasak baad Article 370 hatakar Jammu-Kashmir ke har nagarik ko har adhikar har suvidha ka pura bhagidar banaya tha (It was on August 5 two years ago that the country had strengthened the dream of One India, Best India. The removal of Article 370 after nearly seven decades gave every citizen of Jammu and Kashmir full partnership in every right and every benefit).”
“It is August 5, last year when many Indians took the first step towards the construction of a grand Ram temple after hundreds of years. Today the construction work of the Ram temple in Ayodhya is going on fast.
“The date of August 5 has once again brought enthusiasm and excitement for all of us. Today, on the Olympic grounds, the youth of the country has taken a big leap towards re-establishing their pride in hockey.”
He went on: “Aur 5 August ki tarikh phir ek baar hum sabhi ke liye utsah aur umang leke aayi hai. Aaj hi Olympic ke maidan par desh ke yuvaon ne hockey ke apne gaurav ko phir se sabit karne ke taraf badi chhalang lagai hai. Char dashak ke baad ye swarnim pal aayi hai (August 5 has once again brought us excitement and enthusiasm. Today, at the Olympics, the country’s youth have taken a giant leap towards reinstating India’s pride in hockey. This golden moment has come after four decades).”
During this, PM Modi also criticized the opposition for obstructing the proceedings of Parliament and said that when the country is moving towards coming out of the corona epidemic, then they are obstructing the national interest.