NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Sunday his government, wearing the Indian National Army brand hat presented by a former Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose, was trying to repair the damage caused to leaders like Bose by He led the country.
Speaking at an event commemorating the 75th anniversary of Bose’s formation of the Azad Hind government, Modi said that the idea of India and Indianness had emerged from nationalist leaders such as Netaji.
The prime minister also said leaders such as Netaji, Sardar Patel and Ambedkar were not honored by the Nehru-Gandhi family.
“India would have been a bigger and different country if it had been led by leaders like Sardar Patel, Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose and Ambedkar, instead of people who continued to lead India through the eyes of British even after their independence.
All were ignored, only one family has prospered, “said the Prime Minister.
Modi assured the audience that his government corrected the situation and gave credit to the situation. The Prime Minister also said that India was emerging stronger and that, even if he did not believe in the territory of others, he would not refuse to respond with “double strength” if his sovereignty was questioned.
Modi said his government was working to provide the army with better technology, advanced weapons and better facilities. “We are moving towards the construction of an army imagined by Netaji,” said the Prime Minister.
He warned people against forces inside and outside India, working against the interests of the country seeking independence, unity and constitution. “It is the duty of every Indian to fight and defeat those forces,” he said.
We got a prime minister at least who is responsible remembering the sacrifices of our great leaders towards our nation. Million of people needed the answer of his death mystery, the prime minister at least should work on it.