Launch of Sansad TV, which was created by merging Lok Sabha TV and Rajya Sabha TV, along with the vice president M Venkaiah Naidu and Lok Sabha Speaker Om BirlaHe said that it is very important for the common man to connect with Parliament and feel part of it.
In fact, parliament has more to do with politics than politics, Modi said.
The new channel adds another important chapter in the country’s parliamentary system, he said.
Noting that the launch coincides with the International Day of Democracy, Modi reiterated that India is the mother of democracy and said that democracy is not just a system, but an idea and not just a constitutional structure, but a spirit.
Democracy in India is not just a collection of Articles of Constitutions, it is our life stream, added the prime minister.