UP govt's efforts during Covid-19 helped save 85,000 lives: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday launched the ''Aatmanirbhar Rojgar Abhiyan'' that will provide employment to 1.25 crore workers in Uttar Pradesh. The Prime Minister, who launched the scheme through video conferencing, lauded the role played by Uttar Pradesh in combating the Covid-19 pandemic and making the state ''Aatmanirbhar'' (self-reliant).