Kolkata Durga puja 2020 LIVE: PM Modi said- Bengal has brought laurels to the country in the whole world, the resolve of self-reliant India will also be fulfilled from Bengal itself

Durga Puja organized by the State BJP Mahila Morcha for the first time at Eastern Regional Cultural Center (ERCC) in Saltlake, Kolkata, was inaugurated today by Prime Minister Narendra Modi through digital medium.

22nd October, 2020

On the one hand, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has kept the weapon for public relations on the occasion of Durgapuja before the assembly elections due in Bengal next year, on the other hand, BJP also does not want to be left behind. That is why the Bengal BJP unit has completed preparations to field Prime Minister Narendra Modi. On Thursday, on the occasion of the Mahashthi, PM Modi gave a special greeting to the people of Bengal through digital address, which has created an atmosphere for this year's Durga Puja.


The Prime Minister was welcomed at the Durga Puja in Bengal with a conch sound. Members of BJP Mahila Morcha played conch shell, which PM Moe greeted with folded hands. Worshiped everyone

Singer and Union Minister Babul Supriyo performed the song to welcome the Prime Minister. The Prime Minister said in his address-

The power of devotion in Bengal looks like I feel I am present among you in Bengal, not in Delhi. I have had the privilege of joining Durga Puja with the people of Bengal. In Durga Puja, the whole country becomes Bengalic. have been found. The festival of Durga Puja is also a festival of unity of India. There is also the festival of India's perfection. Durga Puja of Bengal gives a new color and shine to the worship of the country.

I pay my respectful greetings to this holy land of Bengal on the occasion of Mahashthi. With my hands on the soil of Bengal, which gave direction to the whole of humanity, I respectfully pay my respects to the ascetic ascetics such as Ramakrishna Paramahamsa, Vivekananda, Chaitanya Mahaprabhu, Aurobindo, Thakur Sucha Chandra. The mystics of Bengal showed the way to the country and the world. A new consciousness goes as soon as the great men of this place are named.

In his address, the Prime Minister said- Bengal has such a big contribution in riding India today, so many names have evening, but the names do not end, if we talk about art music world, how many names are there in Satyajit Ray Suchitra Sen etc. Has earned the name.

The people of Bengal have taken the country forward on the path of progress. In future also, the people of Bengal will continue to increase the pride of the country in this way. Woman power always always has the power to overcome all challenges. In such a situation, it is the responsibility of everyone to stand with them in an organized manner.

Prime Minister said - be it Jan Dhan Yojana, there should be a law against triple talaq, whether there is a facility for free checkup during pregnancy or nutrition campaign, whether the construction of toilets in houses or freedom from smoke in the kitchen under Swachh Bharat Whether working in the shift or increasing the maternity leave from 12 weeks to 26 weeks, approval to work in deep mine or permanent commission in the army, continuous work is being done to empower the women's power of the country. . The government is also vigilant about the safety of women. The laws related to the punishment of misconduct were very strict. The provision of even death penalty for the misdemeanors, the new resolution that has been taken in India is the role of women power.

PM Modi said- It was the land of Bengal that had worked to make Swadeshi a resolution in the freedom movement. Gurudev Rabindranath Tagore gave the message of self-reliance from the land of Bengal itself.

PM said- continuous work is being done to provide basic amenities to the people of Bengal. Under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana, houses have been built for about 30 lakh poor people in Bengal. About 90 lakh poor women have been given free gas connections under the Ujjwala scheme. Bank accounts of about four crore poor of Bengal were opened through Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana. Not only this, through the Jal Jeevan Mission Scheme, the work of delivering clean water from pipes to nearly 400,000 houses in Bengal has also been done continuously to improve connectivity for Bengal, for this project in Kolkata, Nepal India and Bangladesh have also been sanctioned for this project. Work is underway on the road project at a cost of Rs.

The Prime Minister said- We have to fight against violence against non-violence. There is so much sweetness in Bangla language, I know that there is something lacking in pronunciation, but still I have not been able to stop myself from speaking Bangla. The resolve of a self-reliant India will also be fulfilled from Bengal.

PM Modi said - try to reduce the difficulties of the people of Bengal. Durga Puja of Bengal gives a new shine to the country. Our faith is everybody's development, everybody's development. Ahimsa has to be won against violence. Durga Puja is the festival of unity of India. The housing scheme houses 30 lakh people in Bengal.

Actually, a 5-day Durga Puja festival starts in Bengal from the Mahashthi itself. From 12 noon on Thursday afternoon, the PM gave a message to the people under the program 'Pujor Shubhechha' (Happy Pooja). Earlier, the first inauguration of Durga Puja by the Prime Minister of Uttar Pradesh BJP Mahila Morcha at the Eastern Regional Cultural Center (EZCC) in Saltlake, Kolkata was inaugurated for the first time . After 10 Worship began addressing the Prime Minister that the state also live in pandals were .

Here, for the live telecast of PM's address, the state BJP also made extensive preparations in all 294 assembly constituencies of the state. State BJP leaders say that more than 25 activists or supporters at each center in 78,000 polling stations of the state follow the proper distance and watch and listen to the event. The party had prepared extensively for this.

The Durga Puja, being organized for the first time by the State BJP Mahila Morcha at the Eastern Regional Cultural Center (EZCC) in Saltlake, Kolkata, was inaugurated by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Bengal today through the digital medium Durgapuja Pandal.

The event, to be held from 10 am, featured BCCI President Saurabh Ganguly's wife and Odissi dancer Donna Ganguly and her team showcasing their art at the opening ceremony. During this period, Babul Supriyo, the Union Minister and MP from Asansol in Bengal, has also presented the song.

Category: India: West Bengal


Reported by:
Pankaj Prasad