PM Modi addressed the Red Fort for about 90 minutes, know how long the speech was given

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New Delhi : Prime Minister Narendra Modi delivered his speech on the 77th Independence Day for about 90 minutes. He was addressing the people of the country for the 10th consecutive time. Earlier, the speech he delivered on the occasion of Independence Day 2022 was around 86 minutes long.

Shortest speech given in 2017

In the last 10 years, every time the Prime Minister spoke from the wall of the Red Fort, he spoke for more than an hour except in 2017. In 2017, his speech was 56 minutes long. Along with this, he gave the longest speech in 2016. At that time, his address was 96 minutes long.

Jawaharlal Nehru’s record was broken in 2015.

When Narendra Modi assumed power in 2014, he delivered his first 65-minute address. In 2015, he broke Jawaharlal Nehru’s record for the longest speech by delivering an 86-minute speech. In 1947, Jawaharlal Nehru delivered a 72-minute long speech from the Red Fort.

Longest speech given in 2016

In 2016, PM Modi delivered a 96-minute speech, the longest speech ever delivered from the Red Fort. The speech he gave in 2017 was only 56 minutes long. In 2018, he delivered an 82-minute speech. It was his last address from the Red Fort before the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.

83-minute speech in 2022

On the occasion of Independence Day 2019, PM Modi delivered a 93-minute speech from the Red Fort. His address in 2020 was 86 minutes long. He gave a speech of 88 minutes in 2021 and 83 minutes in 2022.

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