We are living amidst times of transformation. Times where most things around us are negative and it requires the intervention of a leader to turn that negative event into a positive transformation.
His appeals had evoked unprecedented responses. The entire nation cutting across all the barriers and diversity came forward and these acts energized us to face the impending pandemonium. These were not mere rituals that the PM had asked us to perform since he knew for sure the extent of calamity that we were about to face. All of us needed hope and his energizing speech had emboldened us to plunge into action.
The most touching picture for me was an old couple living in a small house in a remote village lighting those lamps and hoping for a new dawn. There could be nay-sayers who could question the significance of these but nevertheless, these acts energized us and gave us the courage to face the impending crisis with hope.
It is easy to say that we got to learn to live with COVID 19 but I can only draw a parallel of an electrician working on a live wire. He would be aware that he is working in danger but at the same time needs the courage to work with the live wire and got to have the hope that if he follows the precautions he would be safe. This is what the PM’s speech gave to us and those acts had energized us in our war against COVID 19.
Another gentleman in the USA who works with a Fortune-50 company says nothing official is spoken in the first five minutes of every video call. It is all about some fun thing which happened in their day that each one shares and then they move to official stuff.
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