Prime Minister Narendra Modi has given seven Independence Day speeches since he was elected in 2014. His speeches have focused on topics such as national unity and development, women's empowerment, and the fight against corruption. He has also spoken of international relations, and has praised India's armed forces. He has outlined a vision of India as a global leader and a responsible nation, and has called for a united India. His latest speech in 2019 focused on India's space program, with Modi calling for India to become a "space superpower". Overall, Modi's speeches have served to inspire the nation and to focus on India's future.