New Delhi | Jagran News Desk: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is addressing the nation through the 65th edition of his monthly radio programme 'Mann Ki Baat'. In his address, the Prime Minister is talking about the coronavirus-induced lockdown and the relaxations that the Centre has decided to give during the fifth phase of the lockdown. PM Modi will likely talk about the Centre's plan for the phase-wise upliftment of the coronavirus lockdown.

PM Modi's 'Mann Ki Baat' address also comes a day after the one-year anniversary of the second term of the NDA 2.0.

In his last edition, PM Modi spoke about the coronavirus crisis in India and said that the country's fight against the dreadful infection is "people-driven". He had also urged people to help the poor, migrants and needy during the lockdown. 

Here are the LIVE updates from PM Modi's address through 'Mann Ki Baat': 

11:30 am: My dear countrymen, a few days later, on 5th June, the entire world will celebrate 'World Environment Day'. The theme for this year's 'World Environment Day' is Bio Diversity. This theme is especially pertinent in the current circumstances: PM Modi

11:24 am: By the way, the Ministry of AYUSH has also done a unique experiment this time to increase the practice of yoga in your life. I request all of you too participate in this competition, and through this novel way, be a part of the International Yoga Day also: PM Modi

11:21 am: Most people will be familiar with 'Kapalbhati' and 'Anulom-Vilom Pranayam'. But there are many other forms of Pranayamas like 'Bhastrika', 'Sheetali', 'Bhramari' etc, which also have many benefits: PM Modi

11:18 am: I firmly believe that the Atma Nirbhar Bharat campaign will take the country to greater heights in this decade: PM Modi

11:18 am: Considering the migrant labourers, the need of the hour is devising a new solution - paradigm….we are ceaselessly taking steps in that direction. Establishment of a migration commission is being deliberated upon: PM Modi

11:15 am: The current scenario that we are witnessing is an eye opener to happenings in the past to the country; it is also an opportunity for scrutiny and lessons for the future. Today, distress our workforce is undergoing is representative of that of country’s eastern region: PM Modi

11:15 am: Safely transporting lakhs of labourers in trains and buses, caring for their food, arranging for their quarantine in every district, testing, check up and treatment is an ongoing process on a very large scale: PM Modi

11:15 am: Our railway personnel are at it day and night. From the centre, states, to local governance bodies, everybody is toiling around the clock. The way our railway men are relentlessly engaged, they too are front line Corona Warriors: PM Modi

11:12 am: Path of our fight against Corona goes a long way. It is a calamity, a scourge that does not have an antidote in the entire world; there is no prior experience on that. Amid this scenario, we are facing newer challenges and consequent hardships: PM Modi

11:12 am: Work being done in our labs on Corona vaccine is being keenly observed by the world and we are hopeful too. In order to change circumstances, besides resolve, a lot depends on innovation too: PM Modi

11:11 am: Meanwhile teachers and students have come together with myriad innovations in the field of education. Online classes, video classes are being innovated in different ways: PM Modi

11:09 am: One more thing that has touched my heart is innovation at this moment of crisis. A multitude of countrymen from villages and cities, from small scale traders to start ups,our labs are devising even new ways of fighting against Corona; with novel innovations: PM Modi

11:07 am: Numerous stories of perseverance of women's self help groups are coming to fore from all corners of country. In villages and small towns, our sisters and daughters are making thousands of masks on daily basis. Many social organizations too are helping them in this endeavor: PM Modi

11:07 am: You must have observed that a person devoted to the service of others never suffers from any kind of depression or tension. Every moment of his life and attitude towards life exudes immense self-confidence, positivity and vivacity: PM Modi

11:05 am: The challenges facing the country too are of a different kind, yet Corona did not spread as fast as it did in other countries of the world: PM Modi

11:05 am: Battle against Corona is being fiercely waged in country through collective efforts. When we glance at the world, we can actually experience magnitude of the achievements of people of India. Our population itself is many times that of most countries: PM Modi

11:02 am: The last time I spoke to you through 'Mann Ki Baat', passenger train services, buses and flights had come to a standstill. This time around much has resumed-Shramik special trains are operational; other special trains too have begun: PM Modi

11:00 am: PM Modi addresses nation.

10:56 pm: PM Modi will address the nation shortly.

10:52 am: In his last edition, the Prime Minister spoke about the coronavirus crisis in India and said that the country's fight against the dreadful infection is "people-driven".

10:50 am: 

10:46 am: In his 65th Mann Ki Baat edition, PM Modi will likely speak about coronavirus-induced lockdown and "Unlock 1.0". 

10:45 am: PM Modi to address nation through Mann Ki Baat today.

Posted By: Aalok Sensharma