While addressing the masses for the inaugural session on ‘Harnessing Education, Research and Skill Development for an Atmanirbhar Bharat’, PM Modi said interacted about the importance of education, research and skill development to help the country become Atmanirbhar (self-reliant). Modi said that “To build an ‘Atmanirbhar Bharat’, it is necessary that the youth of the country have self-confidence. Self-confidence comes when the youth has faith in their education, skills and knowledge.”
Adding further, he said that Union Budget 2021 has expanded our efforts to link education with employability and entrepreneurial capability.
PM also said that we must ensure that the youth of the country should receive the best content in Indian languages from primary to higher education.
Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’, the Union Education Minister will also be addressing the valedictory session from the event at 3:35 PM.