Last Update: 12 July 2022 at 7:32 PM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi Bihar has always come forward to blow the trumpet of protest whenever there is an attempt to crush the Constitution of India, he said on Tuesday. The Prime Minister said this was because the history and heritage of the state was steeped in democratic ideals. Bihar supported the concept that in a democracy India He said that the culture of the country is as old as it is. “While large parts of the world were taking their first steps towards civilization and culture, Vaishali was witnessing a sophisticated democracy. When the understanding of democratic rights began to develop in other regions of the world, republics like the Lichchavi and Vajjisangh were at their peak,” PM Modi said while addressing the concluding ceremony of the centenary celebrations of the Bihar Legislative Assembly on Tuesday.
Modi said he had the privilege of being the first prime minister to visit the Bihar Assembly complex. “The nature of Bihar is that whoever loves Bihar, Bihar returns that love manifold. Today I have also got the privilege of being the first Prime Minister of the country to visit the Bihar Vidhan Sabha Complex. I bow my heart to the people of Bihar for this affection.