New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said that India will emerge as the skill capital of the world at the Overseas Indian Day conference.
Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (Overseas Indian Day) is celebrated every year on 9th January. This day was chosen to commemorate the return of Father of the Nation Gandhi from South Africa to Mumbai. Every year Pravasi Bharatiya Divas Day Conference is held in some Indian city.
In that way, this year’s conference started yesterday in Indore, Madhya Pradesh. More than 3,200 overseas Indians from around 70 countries have participated in this. Prime Minister Modi participated in the program on the 2nd day of the conference. Then he said:
Indore is the capital of cleanliness. Indore is also the capital of flavors. India follows the principle that the world is one family. The value of Indians in the international arena continues to rise. Indians are praised as moral and peace loving people.
Every person of Indian origin living abroad is an Indian ambassador. You have to bring India’s Yoga, Ayurveda, Handicrafts, Handlooms, Small Grains to the whole world.
40 percent of the world’s digital transactions take place in India. India has the capability to launch 100 satellites simultaneously. The nations of the world look in awe at India’s strength and achievements. The expectations of the world on India are rising. At this time the responsibility of Indians living abroad is also increasing.
Indians who have participated in the conference should carry Indian small grains with them when they go back to their countries. In the countries where you live, you should highlight the specialties of small grain food of our country. India has faced the corona pandemic effectively. Corona vaccines were invented locally and given to people free of charge. Centuries ago our ancestors traveled to different parts of the world and engaged in trade. We are now following the way they showed us. Exports of Indian goods are increasing.
India is becoming the knowledge center and skill center of the world. Indian youth is dominating the countries of the world. The knowledge and skills of Indian youth can make India the manufacturing hub of the world. India will emerge as the skills capital of the world.
Celebrating 100th Independence Day, India should emerge as an unstoppable power in the world.
A large number of families migrate from India to foreign countries. Indian children growing up abroad are more interested in learning about their parents’ mother country. I request parents to teach them the beauty and pride of India. Thus he spoke.