On China, Rajnath Singh said, "We prioritise self-respect over repercussions."

Rajnath Singh said India would have hit the threshold of a $3.25 trillion economy if the Covid and Ukrainian crisis hadn't struck the world . Singh said he sleeps only three-four hours a day and is adamant in his attempts to inspire the country to new heights .

LUCKNOW: Rajnath Singh, the Union defense minister, praised Prime Minister Narendra Modi's leadership, saying that India had sent a strong letter to China in the aftermath of the Ladakh conflict.We are not worried about the parinaam (results), but we will never compromise on our swabhimaan (self-respect), Singh said in Lucknow on Saturday.Singh, a former Lucknow MP, said that India would have hit the threshold of a $3.25 trillion economy if the Covid and Ukrainian crisis hadn't struck the world.In America, inflation is the highest rate in four decades.

Singh acknowledged the PM's efforts to make India a global leader, saying, Its because of his (Modi) unrelenting efforts that even the US, which is the world leader, takes India seriously for his words.Since 2014, when Modi took office, India has been treated with respect and conviction.68% of the defence budget will be spent on domestic businesses.Singh praised the Prime Minister for his hard work and strong sense of leadership.

India is now signing trade agreements with various countries.Today, bureaucracy has been debunked and a red carpet has been rolled out in several directions.This is possible thanks to a systemic improvement that has minimized coercion.He said that sanskaar would only prevent leaks.

Singh said that a list of 309 weapons that could be produced in India had been approved for production.We want to be self-sufficient.This weapon will be made in India and by Indians.Experts will be called here to help our customers if they do not understand the technology.

On top of that, 68% of the defense budget will be spent on domestic industries.Singh said that of this 25%, the rest is confined to the private sector.