On July 09, 2020, Prime Minister (PM) Shri Narendra Modi has addressed the inaugural session of 3-day (July 9-July 11) virtual India Global week 2020 based on the theme ‘Be The Revival: India and a Better New World’ organized in UK (United Kingdom) by India Inc. Group, the UK-headquartered media house with the aim to connect global leaders and captains of industry to discuss aspects relating to opportunities in India as well as the global economic revival post-coronavirus (COVID-19).
- The event witnessed the participation of 5,000 global leaders from 30 nations and is being addressed by 250 global speakers in 75 sessions that cover subject areas such as geopolitics, business, emerging technologies, banking and finance, pharma, defence and security, and arts and culture.
- From Indian side, senior Cabinet ministers, including External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar, Railways and Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal, Civil Aviation and Urban Affairs Minister Hardeep Singh Puri, IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad and Skill Development Minister Mahendra Nath Pandey were participated. On the other hand, Prince Charles delivered a special address on behalf of Britain.
PM modi at the event:
India is fighting vigorously against the global epidemic:
According to PM Modi, India is fighting vigorously against the global epidemic. With the focus on people’s health, India is concentrating on the economy equally.
India’s economy is showing improvement:
PM Modi stated that India is showing improvement its economy has been revival with care.
India will play a leading role in the story of global revival:
It is believed that India will play a leading role in the global revival with the contribution of India’s talent force like tech industry and technical professionals.
He described the various reforms initiated in the Agriculture Sector and listed the gains made during the last six years such as: total financial inclusion, record housing and infra construction, Ease of Doing Business, bold tax reforms including the GST.
He also stated that Atma Nirbhar Bharat is not about being self-contained or being closed to the world but about being self-sustaining and self-generating.
About India Inc. Group:
Chairman and CEO– Manoj Ladwa