‘Government Unsparing When It Comes to Punishing The Corrupt’: PM Modi

NEW DELHI: PM Narendra Modi today addressed a CBI event at Vigyan Bhavan in New Delhi:

‘Government Unsparing When It Comes to Punishing The Corrupt’: PM Narendra Modi

Here are the highlights of his speech:

Here are the highlights of his speech:

Corruption is a principal challenge.
India is in a crucial phase of nation building.
There’s a need to fight relentlessly against corruption.
The government has taken significant steps to check corruption and the menace of black money in a short span of time.
We have constituted a special investigation team to look into the issue.
Comprehensive and deterrent law has been enacted that provides for stringent penalties.
The government is unsparing when it comes to punishing the corrupt.
Dastardly acts in Paris are a grim reminder that terrorists have shown ability in funding.
Funding includes smuggling of narcotics, bank robbery, vehicle robbery, state sponsored activity in failed states.
Kautilya had suggested confiscating of illegitimate wealth of corrupt officials.
Investigation agencies are limited by national boundaries
Interpol plays an important role in asset recovery
Government is committed to implementation of global standards for exchange of information on a full reciprocal basis

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