Must Read: PM Narendra Modi's dream for India by 2022!

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday shared his dream for India while addressing a joint meeting of the US Congress, a dream that included economically empowering every Indian by 2022.

Updated: Jun 08, 2016, 23:59 PM IST
PlayMust Read: PM Narendra Modi's dream for India by 2022!

Zee Media Bureau

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday shared his dream for India while addressing a joint meeting of the US Congress, a dream that included economically empowering every Indian by 2022.

In a historic Capitol Hill address, Modi said his to-do list for the economy of India by 2022, the 75th anniversary of India`s independence was ambitious.

 

"My to-do list is long and ambitious. But you will understand,” he told the house.

The prime minister's dream, of course, starting with a dream to economically empower the billion citizens of India by 2022.

 

Besides that, Modi's dream for India by 2022 included:

 

  • a vibrant rural economy with robust farm sector;
  • a roof over each head and electricity to all households;
  • to skill millions of our youth;
  • build 100 smart cities;
  • have a broad band for a billion, and connect our villages to the digital world;
  • and create a twenty-first century rail, road and port infrastructure

 

He also said India's strong economy and growth rate of 7.6 percent per annum was creating new opportunities for mutual prosperity with the US.