'There are some people who sleep well only after they spread a feeling of pessimism all around. We need to recognise such people,' Modi said. Photograph: (Reuters)
Oct 4, 2017, 07:40 PM
Modi: "Not everything that a critic says is wrong but one should refrain from creating a negative environment in the country"
Oct 4, 2017, 07:29 PM
Modi says "This is a time of big transformation, the importance of honest & transparent governance is being realised"
Oct 4, 2017, 07:28 PM
Modi says "I will not let present problems jeopardise the future of the country"
Oct 4, 2017, 07:20 PM
Modi says the "Government very well understands (the) value of your hard-earned money, our policies and schemes are focused at bettering (the) life of (the) poor and middle class"
Oct 4, 2017, 07:17 PM
Modi says "After achieving average growth of 7.5% over 3 years, we accept that growth rates came down April-June but govt is committed to reverse it"
Says "I have told the GST council to review the problems being faced by traders & we are willing to make changes as per the suggestions"
Adds "I assure that the steps being taken by the government will put the country in a new league of development"
Oct 4, 2017, 07:12 PM
Modi responds to criticism that GDP has fallen consecutively over the last six quarters. Says during 6 years of the previous government, there were eight instances when GDP was at or below 5.7 %
Oct 4, 2017, 07:10 PM
There are some people who sleep well only after they spread a feeling of pessimism
We need to recognise these people, says Modi
There are some people who sleep well only after they spread a feeling of pessimism all around. We need to recognise such people: PM Modi pic.twitter.com/GvEUTtktvN— ANI (@ANI) October 4, 2017
Oct 4, 2017, 07:07 PM
Prime Minister Modi is responding to critics of his government.
The cash to GDP has come to has come down to 9 per cent after demonetisation, said Modi.
Earlier, he said, it was 12 per cent.