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Mann Ki Baat: PM Narendra Modi Pitches for Swachch Bharat, Urges People to Participate in Run for Unity

Oct 29, 2017 12:17 PM IST India India

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the nation through the 37th edition of his monthly radio programme 'Mann Ki Baat'. During the 30-minute address, Modi extended Chhath Puja wishes and shared his experience of celebrating Diwali with jawans in Jammu and Kashmir. The PM also invoked Sister Nivdeta, saying she is widely believed to be the inspiration behind Tamil poet Bharathiar’s Puthumai Penn. The PM concluded the address with an appeal to participate in ‘Run for Unity’ on October 31, the birth anniversary of Sardar Patel.