The PM said the spirit of service has been an inseparable part of Mahatma Gandhi’s life.
Mr Modi said Mahatma Gandhi had a special relation with truth and with service as well.
“Whosover needed Gandhiji’s help, he was also present with his help.
The Prime Minister also announced that this year ‘Swachchta Hi Seva’ fortnight will be celebrated from September 11 this year.
In his ‘Mann ki baat ‘, the PM alas gave call for a plastic free India.
“Along with an open defecation-free India, we should also be kick starting a mass movement for making India plastic-free,” the PM said.
He appealed to all to celebrate this year’s Gandhi Jayanti by freeing Mother India of plastic. (UNI)