‘India ready to supply food stocks to world if WTO permits’: PM Modi | Latest News India

India is ready to supply food stocks to the world if the WTO (World Trade Organization) permits, Prime Minister Narendra Modi stated on Tuesday. Mentioning his dialog with US President Joe Biden on the Ukraine struggle, PM Modi stated: “Today the world is facing an uncertain situation as nobody is getting what they want. Petrol, oil and fertilizers are hard to procure as all the doors are getting closed. Everybody wants to secure their stocks after this (Russia-Ukraine) war began.”

“The world is facing a new challenge now—the food stock of the world is diminishing. I was speaking to the US President, and he also raised this issue… If the WTO gives permission, India is ready to supply food stock to the world from tomorrow,” he added.

PM Modi and Biden spoke on Monday ahead of the 2+2 dialogue between defence minister Ranjath Singh, foreign minister S Jaishankar and their US counterparts.

On Tuesday, as the prime minister attended the inauguration program of the hostel and education complex of Gujarat’s Shree Annapurna Dham virtually, he said, “In our tradition and culture, a lot of importance is bestowed upon food, health and education. Today, Annapurna Dham has expanded on this… The common people of Gujarat will greatly benefit from the efforts of Shree Annapurna Dham.”

Praising the Patidar neighborhood, he added that “it is in the nature of Gujarat that every society fulfils its social responsibility”.

He additionally praised the efforts of the federal government in safely bringing again the traditional idol of Goddess Annapurna from Canada to Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh. Over 100 years in the past, in 1913, the idol was stolen from a temple within the holy metropolis of Varanasi and smuggled overseas.

The hostel and schooling middle, inaugurated on Tuesday, has 150 rooms and might lodge up to 600 college students. Other amenities there embody an e-library, major well being amenities, a TV room, a convention room, and so forth. Moreover, the Hiramani Arogya Dham can be developed by the Jansahayak Trust and can have the newest medical amenities, together with for dialysis of 14 folks directly. There may also be a blood financial institution with a 24-hour blood supply, an around-the-clock medical retailer, a contemporary pathology laboratory, and top-class tools.

The middle may also have superior amenities for Ayurveda, homeopathy, acupuncture, and yoga.

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