Prime Minister Modi said "Climate change is a major global challenge. But it is not of our making." PTI Photo
- Climate change a global challenge, must act with urgency:PM
- 19:32 HRS IST
- Paris: Asserting that climate change is a major global challenge, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said the world must act with urgency to craft a comprehensive, equitable and durable agreement to limit global warming. In a forthright address on the margins of the UN climate change summit that got underway, Modi also wanted developed countries to make adjustments to sharply reduce their carbon emissions, as he called for a change in lifestyles so that the burden on the planet is reduced, observing the lifestyles of a few must not crowd out opportunities for developing countries.