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Garib Kalyan Sammelan: Not even once did I envision myself as PM, says Modi

'Garib Kalyan Sammelan', a public programme marking the completion of eight year, is being organised across the country

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrives at Ridge Maidan in Shimla | Photo: ANI

BS Web Team New Delhi
Marking the eighth anniversary of the BJP government at the Centre, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday visited Shimla in Himachal Pradesh to participate in the 'Garib Kalyan Sammelan' and released Rs 21,000 crore to more than 100 million beneficiary farmers under the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi (PM-KISAN) scheme.

Speaking to a large number of people gathered at Ridge Maidan, PM Modi said, "In last 8 years, not even once did I envision myself as PM and it's only when I sign documents do I have responsibility of PM. I'm just a Pradhan Sevak of 1.3 billion people

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First Published: May 31 2022 | 12:40 PM IST

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