Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been nominated for Nobel Peace Prize 2019 by BJP Tamil Nadu president Tamilisai Soundarajan.
Soundarajan nominated Modi for launching the world’s largest healthcare scheme Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana – ‘Ayushman Bharat’ and also appealed to people to join her in nominating the Prime Minister.
Soundarajan said that this path-breaking initiative of visionary Prime Minister Modi will transform the lives of millions of people especially the underprivileged and vulnerable. She added that the leading cause of poverty in India is healthcare expenditure for tertiary and secondary care.
Soundarajan further urged the healthcare institutions and medical practitioners to fully utilize the scheme, which will eventually revolutionize the health care delivery system in India.
Soundarajan also appealed to all healthcare providers in India and abroad to join her in nominating Prime Minister Modi for Nobel Peace Prize 2019.
The last date for nomination for Nobel Peace Prize 2019 is January 31, 2019. The nomination processes start in September each year.