The address also comes days after the Republic Day violence during the farmers’ agitation when a group of farmers stormed the Red Fort resulted in one death along with several injuries.PM Modi said the Republic Day violence at Red Fort insulted the national flag and saddened the nation.
PM Modi focuses on Vaccination Drive. PM says, “We are not only running the world's biggest vaccination drive but we are also the fastest in vaccinating our citizens. India has vaccinated 30 lakh corona warriors in 15 days."
He also says “You must have noticed about the vaccination programme that India is able to help others because India today is self-reliant in the field of medicines and vaccines.”PM Modi speaks of Brazilian leader Jair Bolsonaro thanking India for sending Covid-19 vaccine doses to Brazil and how he thanked India while referring to Ramayana and calling the vaccines 'Sanjeevni Booti'.
Among other things PM focus on four Indian women pilots who commanded a direct flight from San Fransisco in US to Bengaluru. The flight, covering a distance of over 10,000 kms, brought over 225 people to India. He focus on women empowerment "Be it any field, participation of nation's women is continuously increasing.” He also said “I call upon all the countrymen and especially our young friends, to write about our freedom fighters, events associated with it & write books about tales of valour during freedom struggle from their areas. Now that India is going to celebrate 75 years of its independence, your writings will be an ideal tribute to the heroes of freedom movement.” PM Modi also talks of how he gets to interact with citizens and learn from them.