Prime Minister Modi during Mann Ki Baat said that India was shifting towards digital methods of transactions and appreciated people for embracing technology. He noted that Government’s schemes – Lucky Grahak Yojana and Digi Dhan Vyapar Yojana garnered momentum, and nearly ten lakh people had been rewarded. He urged people, in particular the youth of India, to become agents of change and lead the fight against corruption and black money. Remembering Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar, Shri Modi urged people to further the message of digitization and teach at least 125 persons about downloading the BHIM App and making payments through the app.
Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi will inaugurate the Golden Jubilee celebrations of the Agradoot group of newspapers on 6th July, 2022 at 4:30 PM via video conferencing. Assam Chief Minister Dr. Himanta Biswa Sarma, who is the chief patron of Agradoot’s Golden jubilee celebration committee, will also be present on the occasion.
Agradoot was started as an Assamese bi-weekly. It was established by Kanak Sen Deka, senior journalist of Assam. In 1995, Dainik Agradoot, a daily newspaper, was started and it has developed as a trusted and influential voice of Assam.