pm: Modi concludes his speech.
12:35 pm: Politics of corruption and inciting violence between brothers should come to an end.
Modi 12:33 pm: There aren’t too many days left for the elections. After 100 days, the good days will come,
and the period of gloom will come to an end –
Modi 12:31 pm: Our intention is to see North East become an equal part of our country.
Modi 12:29 pm: If the BJP comes to power, we’ll develop the two national highways in Manipur.
Modi 12:28 pm: My offer for police exchange programmes between Gujarat and North East still
stands. Manipur can emerge as a sports hub. It can
go a long way. It is India’s pride that Manipur is the
state where polo originated.
Modi 12:27 pm: I had written to Chief Ministers offering help in providing employment to North East youth.
None of the Congress governments responded to
my offer of providing job.
Modi 12:26 pm: People know English and are technology friendly. I don’t understand why the North East can’t
be an Information Technology hub.
Modi 12:25 pm: Nothing has been done for empowerment of women here. The IT field can
prove to be a great area of development here.
Manipur can do wonders.
Modi 12:24 pm: More than 6.5 lakh people are registered at employment exchange but only 100 people have
got jobs. Why is Congress playing with the future of
Modi 12:23 pm: Much-hyped rural employment guarantee scheme MNREGA failed in Manipur. Panchayati
system is not working here. No job creation as well
Modi 12:22 pm: Development and administration have totally collapsed here. The national capital region
where the PM sits also has no electricity and water:
Narendra Modi 12:21 pm: Villages, churches have gone to our neighbouring country. Without taking approvals
from Parliament, Manipur Chief Minister Okram
Ibobi Singh signed paper changing boundary with
Modi 12:20 pm: The State and Central government have not taken the issues of national security seriously.
A huge part of Indian territory left off in Myanmar; it
is anti-national and anti-people.
Modi 12:19 pm: Everyone needs an opportunity for development. We cannot trust the Government in
Delhi. There is no Neta, Neeti, Neeyat (no leadership, policies or intention).
Modi 12:18 pm: Five years is enough to change the world but what has the PM done for the 23 years in
which he has represented the North East?
Modi 12:17 pm: You gave Congress 60 years but what good did that do to you? 60 years were ruined now
please give us 60 months.
Modi 12:16 pm: The PM represents this region in the Rajya Sabha but has he done anything in the North
East? The Chief Minister makes him inaugurate
Modi 12:15 pm: We will bring back every penny of black money that has gone out of India – Modi 12:14 pm: In Gujarat a lake which was once a garbage dump has now become a tourist attraction
Modi 12:13 pm: I promise to bring the North East on par with other regions of India.
Modi 12:12 pm: We will ask for the account of every rupee when BJP comes to power.
Modi 12:11 pm: Multi crore scam took place in the project of cleaning lake. Woh talaab ki safai karne gaye the, magar kar diya saaf haath ko – Modi amidst applause
12:10 pm: Drug consumption is a big problem in the North East. The Congress government has
failed in stopping drug trafficking from across border. Some Congress leaders may even be complicit in drug trade. All records in corruption broken in Manipur – Modi 12:08 pm: Even pregnant women have been killed in encounters – Modi 12:07 pm: Manipur has seen some of the worst Congress governments. It’s due to lack of political vision and with that resources are not being
harnessed and the North East is lagging behind .
Modi 12:06 pm: Due to lack of attention and governance, the North East has fallen into the hands of divisive
forces. Our land is not safe, the life of our people is not safe. Manipur has similar problems to the rest
of the NE – Modi 12:04 pm: I promise you to bring this region on par with other regions of India – Modi 12:03 pm: I met students from the North East in Delhi and assured them the nation is with them. I hope the Centre and Delhi government will stop the
blame game and do justice in the matter, says.
Modi. 12:02 pm: The lack of governance in Delhi has led to Nido Tania’s death in the national capital. I condemn the Nido Tania incident in Delhi, there is
no place for such acts. It is a shameful and sad incident. I offer my prayers for the boy.
Modi 12:01 pm: North East is a tourist paradise. The region can be harnessed to attract tourists from
across country and abroad.
Modi 11:59 am: In all the North East states, we can have youth employed in herbal medicine and they won’t
need to migrate, says.
Modi. 11:58 am: Why is it that China is the foremost in the area of herbal medicine but we trail despite so
Modi 11:57 am: It was Atal ji who made ministry for North East. He also gave special economic
Modi 11:56 am: India will benefit only when the north east progresses. Centre’s policies have not been
properly aligned for the development of the North
Modi 11:54 am: Even vaastu-shastra says that if you want peace, progress and prosperity, you should
take care of the north east part of your house – Modi in Manipur 11:53 am: The Indian culture is not complete without Manipur dance. When we talk about sports, we notice that Manipur contributes the most. Large
number of boys and girls in the Indian Army from Manipur.
Modi 11:52 am: I feel lucky to be in the North East. I salute this soil, I salute the people and culture of Manipur.
Modi 11:50 am: Narendra Modi begins his speech in Manipur.