PM Narendra Modi speech: Bulgarian PM Boyko Borisov fined Rs 13,000 for not wearing mask

PM Narendra Modi speech: Bulgarian PM Boyko Borisov fined Rs 13,000 for not wearing mask

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the nation on Tuesday (June 30, 2020) and whereas exhorting the residents to comply with the Unlock 2 guidelines and rules, he cited an instance of a Prime Minister who was fined Rs 13,000 for not sporting a face masks in a public place.

It seems to be that PM Modi was referring to Boyko Borissov, Prime Minister of the Republic of Bulgaria, who reportedly violated the rule by getting into a church and not using a face masks.

According to media stories, Bulgarian PM Borissov went to the Rila monastery within the south-western a part of Bulgaria for a mission to renovate the highway resulting in this well-known non secular web site. 

“He spoke closely with the monastery’s superior before entering the church without a mask,” reported Euronews.

While referring to Borissov, PM Modi mentioned, “In India too, the local administration should work with the same enthusiasm.”

PM mentioned that this can be a drive to guard the lives of 130 crore countrymen and “be it a village pradhan or the Prime Minister, no one is above the law in India”.

PM Modi additionally famous that the shift of the combat towards coronavirus to Unlock 2 coincides with the climate which leads to a number of illnesses. He requested everybody to care for their well being. 

PM Modi acknowledged that as a result of well timed choices like lockdown, it has been attainable to save lots of the lives of lakhs of individuals and the loss of life charge within the nation is amongst the bottom on the planet. 

However, irresponsible and negligent habits has been on the rise throughout Unlock 1, he mentioned, including that earlier folks had been extra cautious about utilization of masks, washing arms for greater than 20 seconds a number of instances throughout the day and sustaining ‘do gas doori’. 

PM Modi in his sixth tackle to the nation for the reason that COVID-19 outbreak in India, additionally introduced the extension of Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana until the tip of November 2020.