Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address Assocham AGM on December 20

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi It will address the annual general meeting of the Assocham industrial body on December 20, sources said.

The theme of the event is 'New India aspiring to a $ 5 billion economy,' said a source, adding that the Prime Minister has given his confirmation to attend and address the Assocham General Assembly on December 20.

The Prime Minister's speech at the industry event follows a debate about the government's corporate commitment and accusations in some sectors, mainly from opposition parties, that corporations were afraid to raise their voices and signal their concerns.

Industrial Rahul Bajaj He had recently said that there was an atmosphere of fear and people were afraid to criticize the government, while Biocon CMD Kiran Mazumdar Shaw commented that the government treated India Inc as outcasts and did not want to hear any criticism of the economy.