In his Independence Day speech, the Prime Minister said, "A lot of big people were worried. They told me, 'FM radio was for common people, there is no earning so why do you want to hold auctions? I was put under a lot of pressure but I said that Team India, which comprises of 125 crore people, wants transparency..."
The hashtag #ModiInsultsIndia was not only trending in India, but worldwide on the back of Modi's insulting comments in China where he said, "Earlier you felt ashamed of being born Indian, now you feel proud to represent the country. Indians abroad had all hoped for a change in government last year"