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Modi in Gujarat live updates: Paucity of energy does not let any nation come out of poverty, says PM

Prime Minister Modi is his home state of Gujarat to inaugurate several projects. Follow live updates here:

By HT Correspondent | Sep 30, 2018 17:47 IST

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is in Gujarat on Sunday to inaugurate several projects including, an ultra modern chocolate plant of dairy major Amul in Anand.

The Prime Minister will lay the foundation stone for the expansion of Amul manufacturing facilities at Anand and Khatraj and address a gathering there. He will later travel to Rajkot where he will inaugurate the Mahatma Gandhi Museum.

Here are live updates of PM Modi’s visit to Gujarat:

5:00 pm IST

India’s booming economy will surpass that of Britain: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi claimed India’s booming economy will soon surpass that of Britain as his government works hard in changing life of common man like no previous governments did in 60 years of independence.

4:35 pm IST

Paucity of energy does not let any nation come out of poverty: PM Modi

Paucity of energy does not let any nation come out of poverty, says PM at Anjar in Gujarat while inaugurating gas pipeline project

4:33 pm IST

Inauguration of LNG terminal highlight of today’s programme: PM Modi

The inauguration of the LNG terminal is the highlight of today’s programme. I am fortunate to have inaugurated 3 LNG terminals. Now, we are poised to make fourth LNG terminal: PM Narendra Modi in Anjar in Kutch

3:25 pm IST

PM Modi inaugurates Mudra LNG Terminal

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday inaugurated Mundra Lng Terminal, Anjar-Mundra Pipeline Project and the Palanpur-Pali Barmer Pipeline Project in Anjar in Kachchh district.

12:50 pm IST

Time for innovation and value addition: PM

12:45 pm IST

Amul will soon complete 75 years: PM

“In a few years, Amul will complete 75 years. Let us think about what targets Amul can set for their own 75th anniversary and for 2022, when India marks 75 years of freedom,” said PM Narendra Modi in Anand, Gujarat.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi at Amul’s Chocolate Plant at Anand, Gujarat. (ANI/Twitter)

12:40 pm IST

Our focus is on Jan Dhan, Van Dhan, Gobar Dhan: PM

“We are focussing on Jan Dhan, Van Dhan and Gobar Dhan. This will help our farmers,” said Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his address in Gujarat’s Anand.

12:35 pm IST

Cooperative housing, Sardar Patel’s unique model: PM

Hailing Sardar Patel’s emphasis on urban development and planning when he assumed office in Ahmedabad, Prime Minister Narendra Modi praised Patel’s idea of cooperative housing.

12:35 pm IST

Amul, a model of empowerment: PM Modi

“The brand of Amul is known the world over. It has become an inspiration. This is an excellent model of empowerment,” says Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Gujarat’s Anand, reports ANI.

12:30 pm IST

PM inaugurates Amul’s new chocolate plant

11:20 am IST

PM arrives at Anand to inaugurate various plants by Amul

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate a number of projects including Amuls modern chocolate plant at Anand, Mundra LNG terminal at Anjar and Mahatma Gandhi Museum at Rajkot.

10:40am IST

PM to reach Mogar around 11am

After landing at Ahmedabad airport, PM Modi left for Mogar. He is expected to reach around 11am.

10:30am IST

PM Modi arrives in Ahmedabad

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has arrived in Gujarat on a day-long visit. He will address three rallies at Mogar in Anand, Mundra-Anjar in Kutch and Rajkot.

The Prime Minister will visit the Mahatma Gandhi Museum, before returning to New Delhi.