Nation Current Affairs 03 May 2018 Free press makes for ...

Free press makes for a stronger democracy: PM Modi on World Press Freedom Day

PTI
Published May 3, 2018, 9:22 pm IST
Updated May 3, 2018, 9:22 pm IST
The United Nations General Assembly had declared May 3 as World Press Freedom Day to raise awareness about freedom of press.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi applauded all those who have been working tirelessly to uphold the freedom of press. (Photo: File | PTI)
 Prime Minister Narendra Modi applauded all those who have been working tirelessly to uphold the freedom of press. (Photo: File | PTI)

New Delhi: Multiplicity of ideas and human expression make us more vibrant as a society and a free press makes for a stronger democracy, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on World Press Freedom Day on Thursday.

"Today on #WorldPressFreedomDay, let us reaffirm our commitment towards steadfastly supporting a free press. It is the multiplicity of ideas and human expression that makes us more vibrant as a society," he said in a series of tweets.

 

Prime Minister Narendra Modi applauded all those who have been working tirelessly to uphold the freedom of press.

"It is due to these countless women and men that the spirit of a free press is significantly enhanced...would once again like to appreciate the proactive role of everyone on social media for their commendable work towards safeguarding the freedom of press and expression," the Prime Minister tweeted.

 

The United Nations General Assembly had declared May 3 as World Press Freedom Day to raise awareness about freedom of press.

...
Location: India, Delhi, New Delhi




ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT
-->