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Take pride in mother tongue, says PM Narendra Modi in 'Mann ki Baat'

Noting that International Women's Day will be celebrated on March 8, he said Indian women are dispelling old myths and are reaching newer heights from Parliament to Panchayat

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Press Trust of India New Delhi
Prime Minister (PM) Narendra Modi on Sunday called upon youngsters to make videos of famous Indian songs in different languages that will not only make them popular but also showcase the country's diversity to the new generation.
In his monthly Mann Ki Baat broadcast, Modi highlighted a number of issues, including the cases of triple talaq going down by over 80 percent following a law banning the practice, and also urged people to develop scientific temperament among children. “Even after 75 years of Independence, there are people who have dilemmas and reservations regarding their language, dress, food and drink,

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First Published: Feb 27 2022 | 11:20 PM IST

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