People want substance, not slogans: PM Modi

In the inaugural session of the 18th Lok Sabha, PM Narendra Modi urged opposition members to avoid obstructive behaviors and focus on substantive debates for public welfare. He highlighted past disruptions but expressed hope for a responsible opposition that fulfills public expectations.

PM Modi

Sending a strong message in the very first session of the 18th Lok Sabha, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday emphasised that the people of the country expect no obstructive behaviour from the Opposition in the new Parliament building. 

"In the House, the common man expects debate and diligence. People do not expect tantrums, drama and disturbance. People want substance, not slogans. The country needs a good opposition, a responsible opposition and I am sure that the MPs who have won in this 18th Lok Sabha will try to fulfil those expectations of the common man," said PM Modi.