Then-Prime Minister Manmohan Singh went beyond offering condolences in his Independence Day speech and promised action, including a reform of the state's school lunch program (the world's largest).
He further said both the prime minister and the RBI have to answer as to who is lying.
Deprecating violence in the name of faith, Modi said some people due to lack of patience end up destroying the social fabric. But he said India wasn't alone in its battle against terror and had the active support of many countries who shared Intelligence inputs.
"Bharat Jodo" (connect India), he said, should be the slogan now, like "Bharat chhodo" (Quit India) was during the freedom struggle.
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National Conference leader Omar Abdullah on Tuesday hoped that Prime Minister Narendra Modi's assertion that the Kashmir problem can not be resolved by "abuse" and "bullets" will be applicable to security forces too. Modi assured the citizens that their honesty is cherished and valued - a remark one rarely comes across because most Governments forget the silent majority of honest citizens.
"Since the counting of money is in progress, how can the prime minister make this claim".
This is not the first time that PM Modi has tried to build consensus on economic matters as earlier, Startup India in January 2016 - where start-up bosses are being called by the PM en-masse.
Besides the prime minister, finance minister Arun Jaitley is also expected to attend the meeting along with representatives from NITI Aayog and top bankers. He said that Prime Minister expressed concern on Gorakhpur deaths, will he ask someone to take responsibility and resign.
"Prime Minister always pitches for unity in the country". An India, which is free of terrorism, corruption, dynastic politics and casteism.
"The truth will never come out if probe will take place under Prime Minister Modi's supervision because he would not issue report against his Chief Minister". Modi said a new hope had replaced hopelessness in the country, forcing people to give up "this "chalta hai" attitude" and think of "badal sakta hai".