Last update: April 29, 2023, 8:50 PM IST
In a “historic moment”, the 100th episode of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s monthly radio program “Mann Ki Baat” will be broadcast live at the United Nations headquarters here.
“Get ready for a historic moment as the 100th episode of PM Modi’s ‘Mann Ki Baat’ goes live on April 30 in the Trusteeship Council Chamber at @UN HQ!” India’s Permanent Mission to the UN said in a tweet.
The 100th episode of Modi’s monthly radio address will air at 11 a.m. IST on April 30, which is 1:30 a.m. Sunday in New York.
The live broadcast of the program in the early hours of Sunday at UN Headquarters will be historic and unprecedented. It will be shown in the room of the UN Trusteeship Council.
“#MannKiBaat has become a monthly national tradition, inspiring millions to join India’s development journey,” the Permanent Mission said.
“As #MannKiBaat goes global with a live broadcast from UN Headquarters, let’s take a moment to appreciate the impact he has had in promoting inclusion and public participation,” said the Mission in another tweet, along with a special video on the radio program.
The Consulate General of India in New York, together with the community organization Federation of Indian Associations NY-NJ-NE and others, is also organizing the broadcast of the 100th episode of “Mann Ki Baat” for members of the Indo community. -American and Diaspora in New Jersey at a special event at 1:30 a.m. Sunday.
External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar, who was on an official visit to Guyana, Panama, Colombia and the Dominican Republic, is expected to attend the community event.
“Don’t miss #MannKiBaatAt100 at 1:30 am EST on April 30, 2023! Celebrating the historic 100th episode of #MannKiBaat as Hon’ble @PMOIndia connects with Indians, the Indian Diaspora and listeners around the world,” the Consulate said in a tweet.
“Join us and countless others in India and around the world for the historic 100th episode of #MannKiBaat. Watch and listen at 1:30 a.m. EST on April 30, 2023,” the consulate said.
In the radio program “Mann Ki Baat” hosted by Prime Minister Modi, he addresses the people of the country on different issues.
It was first broadcast on October 3, 2014 and airs on the last Sunday of every month at 11 a.m. on All India Radio (AIR) and Doordarshan (DD) networks. The 100th episode of the 30-minute show will air on April 30.
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