LIVE: We are living in an era of honesty

 New Delhi, Feb 7: PM Narendra Modi speaks in Lok Sabha on the motion of thanks to the President's address.  A lot of chaos was witnessed in Lok Sabha as Prime Minister Narendra Modi began addressing the House. Opposition was seen raising loud slogans in the Lok Sabha as Prime Minister started speaking. Opposition's loud slogans of 'jhutha bhashan bandh karo', 'jhuthe ashwasan bandh karo' continue as PM Modi speaks Here are the LIVE updates:

-We are living in an era of honesty-PM Modi in Lok Sabha

-Middle class is being misled. We are working towards ease of life for them: PM Modi in Lok Sabha

-A government that talked about 21st century could not bring an aviation policy. Then what kind of a 21st century did they talk about, the one with bullock carts? : PM in Lok Sabha

-Employment is increasing but you have closed your eyes as you are busy singing your songs. Atal ji ne kaha hai ‘chhote Mann se koi bada nahi hota aur toote Mann se koi khada nahi hota’: PM in Lok Sabha

-Irrespective of who heads the govt, the aspirations of the brimming middle class youth should always be the top priority: PM in Lok Sabha

-NT Rama Rao was insulted (by Rajiv Gandhi) and that simmering anger led to formation of TDP: PM Modi in Lok Sabha

-After forming govt in 2014 we prioritised North East and worked for its development: PM Modi in Lok Sabha.

-"Democracy runs in our veins, was not given by Nehru," says PM

- NDA govt has changed world culture in India, says PM

-Opposition has the right to protest but not disrupt, PM Modi says

-Every Indian is paying the price of the poison infested by Congress: PM Modi in Lok Sabah

-How did the Congress act in Kerala, how did they treat the Akali Dal in Punjab, how did they behave in Tamil Nadu? Why did Congress dismiss so many state governments at their will. This is no commitment to democracy: PM in Lok Sabha

-If Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel would have been the first PM of the country, entire Kashmir would have been ours: PM Narendra Modi in Lok Sabha

-For decades together, a party devoted all their energies to serving one family. The interests of the nation were ignored just for the interests of one family

-We were also in favour of Telangana. But this is the outcome of hurried-bifurcation keeping polls in mind.

-Atal Bihari Vajpayee created Uttarakhand, Jharkhand and Chhattisgarh. He showed how farsighted decision making is done. We should remember this while creating new states.