New Delhi, Jan 31: Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi shares his thoughts, discusses crucial issues with the people across the country through Mann Ki Baat programme.
The 16th edition of the programme will be aired on All India Radio (AIR) on Sunday, Jan 31. Modi's Mann Ki Baat will be broadcast at 11 am.
Here are a few interesting facts about Mann Ki Baat:
- 'Mann Ki Baat' is said to be one of the main sources for AIR to generate revenues.
- Ad slots on AIR (for a general show) are sold for Rs 500-1500/10 seconds, but a 10-second ad slot for Mann Ki Baat cost Rs 2 lakh.
- The toll free number 1800-11-78-00 on MyGov has been activated.
- The toll-free number has been receiving thousands of call everyday across India.
- Indians can shares ideas and suggestions with the Prime Minister.
- MyGov website has received more than 61,000 ideas so far.
- The website received more than 1.43 lakh audio messages.
- Team Modi listens to calls and messages and selected a few calls as the main topic for each Mann Ki Baat programme.