On the first day of his two-day US visit, Prime Minister Modi interacted with the Indian Diaspora in Washington DC's suburb of Virginia on Sunday.
In his 45 minutes Speech he put up many points like terrorism, Development, corruption and also applauded external affair ministry.
While talking about terrorism PM said that he had already warned the world against the growing power of terrorism 20 years back but not everyone understood it and named it as a “law and order problem” as for now terrorist have explained terrorism to them so we don’t have to. Ongoing on this topic he talked about the surgical strike as a bold step taken by his government against terrorism. He elaborated it saying that the world experienced our power and realized that India practices restrains but can show power when needed and can defend itself.
He said that Every Indian irrespective of them living in their native country or abroad wants to contribute towards India’s development. India is a fastest Developing country he promised Indian Diaspora that the India of their dream will be a reality during their lifetime. He also said that his notion of developed India is Healthy India particularly the good health of the women and children of our nation. He proposed Indian community in USA to come back to India as this is the best time to do so
He blames Corruption and Cheating for the repeated failure in India’s Development. People in India do not support corruption. He praised his government saying that there has not been a single stain of corruption on his government in last 3 years. He assured that his government can fight corruption with technology which will usher us towards transparency. He added that the results are there for all to see.
Applauding Ministry of External Affairs
Modi complimented MEA and Minister Sushma Swaraj giving diplomacy a human face through social media- driven good governance. MEA is one ministry of government which has put into use, the power of social media and is helping poorest of the Indians cross the world. He was poised about that if the Indian Americans need any help from Indian Embassy in future they can find them standing by their side for sure.