A journey which was started on 7th October 2001 has completed 20 years on 7th October 2021 inspiring the nation, motivating the people, taking everyone along, piling up achievements after achievements while making each and every Indian feel proud of being Indian. A leadership representing untiring spirit, replete with dynamism and charisma, indomitable against all odds, indefatigable in the face of challenges and willing to lead from front by creating one’s own example has enthralled the nation in these twenty long years with everyday increasing hopes and expectations. Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has ruled the hearts of the people since he became Chief Minister of Gujarat in 2001 and continues to bring glory to the nation as Prime Minister of India today. As a selfless leader committed to the cause of poor, downtrodden, oppressed and deprived, he has created a new paradigm of politics entailing unparalleled service, complete dedication and exceptional sense of duty. Today, while an aspiring nation expects more and more from him, Shri Narendra Modi keeps exceeding the expectations with his inspiring vision, strong political will to deliver and unbelievable performance at every level.
The nation has overwhelmingly welcomed the highly successful visit of Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi to US amid emerging dynamics of post-Covid-19 world. While addressing the UNGA, the Prime Minister has rightly raised the issues related to meeting Covid-19 challenges, combating terrorism and climate change. While enumerating the achievements of the government back home, the Prime Minister also expressed his concerns about the questions being raised on the role of UN on issues like crisis in Afghanistan, origin of Covid, issues related to Ease of Doing Business and other global governance institutions. He emerged as a leader who talked in a straightforward manner on the issues of concerns while emphasising on improving the effectiveness of UN to increase its reliability and to maintain its relevance. He called for the need to continuous strengthening of UN for protection of “Global Order, Global Laws and Global Values” and safeguard the reputation of the global institutions built through decades of hard work.
While Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi raised the concerns of the people across globe in UNGA, he had many extremely fruitful engagements with QUAD members and leaders of the corporate world. These meetings may result in enhanced capabilities of QUAD nations through partnerships in the field of Covid-19 management, health, infrastructure through QUAD Infrastructure Coordination Group and issues related to climate including clean and renewable energy and talks on clean-hydrogen partnership. The QUAD countries have also agreed to increase people to people contact in education, cooperation on critical and emerging technologies, cybersecurity by launching QUAD Senior Cyber Group and strategic interests in outer space. These understandings and partnerships are set to mutually benefit the QUAD countries and substantially enhance India’s capabilities in various fields.
While the people greeted the Prime Minister on his return from US visit at the airport by welcoming him in large numbers, the ‘Seva aur Samarpan Abhiyan’ was launched from his birthday to the day he completed 20 years as head of government. The ‘Abhiyan’ saw thousands of ‘seva karya’ launched by BJP karyakartas serving million of people across the nation. The 20-year journey studded with wonderful achievements has given new confidence and a sense of accomplishment to the nation under the visionary and charismatic leadership of Shri Narendra Modi. Today, as the world watches India and its achievements with awe and amazement, the strong and dynamic leadership of Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi is inspiring and guiding the people with his new ideas, vision and commitments while making the nation scale newer heights everyday.