Here are the highlights from Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Independence Day speech. PM Modi addressed the nation on issues such as the abolition of Article 370, 35A, and also spoke about Triple Talaq. He also paid tribute to the people affected by the floods. Modi unfurled the tricolour at Red Fort in the national capital on August 15. The nation is celebrating its 73rd Independence Day on August 15. PM Modi also inspected the Guard of Honour at the Red Fort.