Modi in Varanasi Highlights: Country wants politics of development, says PM
PM Narendra Modi in Varanasi highlights: The Prime Minister on Monday inaugurated first multi-modal terminal on Ganga river in Varanasi, his parliamentary constituency.
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated infrastructure projects worth over Rs 2,412 crore, including two major national highways and an inland waterways project. It was the PM’s 15th visit to his constituency in the last four-and-a half years.
The projects inaugurated also included a multi-modal terminal on the Ganga near Ralhupur village as part of the Centre’s Jal Marg Vikas Project.
Modi also inaugurated two sewage treatment projects worth Rs 425.41 crore in Varanasi and laid foundation stone for Rs 72.91 crore project for Ramnagar
Here are the highlights:
Modi on clean Ganga projects
Schemes worth Rs 23,000 crore have been approved for cleaning Ganga and works on projects worth Rs 5000 are underway. Almost all villages on the banks of Ganga are open-defecation free: PM Modi
There should be created such an environment that NRIs have indelible imprints of Kashi: PM Modi
‘Development is our identity’
Now trains have reaching far flung areas in the northeast... the network of expressways is our government’s identity: Modi
‘We have paid attention to smallest necessities like sanitation.’
Country wants politics of development: PM Modi
Country wants politics of development. Voters make decisions keeping development in sight and not on vote bank politics: Modi
‘Confluence of nature, culture and adventure’
In days to come, Kashi will be known for cruise tourism, says Modi
“Kashi will witness confluence of nature, culture and adventure.”
Starting of waterway answered critics: PM
Starting of waterway answered the critics who criticized the plan of waterway projects four and half year ago: Modi
East UP is now connected to Bay of Bengal: Modi
With completion of multi-modal terminal, east UP has now connected to Bay of Bengal, PM Modi
First time since independence, using inland rivers in big commercial ways: Modi
I am happy that dream of waterway came true today, PM Modi
It’s for the first time since independence that we are using inland rivers in such big commercial ways, PM Modi
Very historic day for Varanasi: PM Modi
काशी के लिए, पूर्वांचल के लिए, पूर्वी भारत के लिए और पूरे भारतवर्ष के लिए, आज का ये दिन बहुत ऐतिहासिक है : पीएम मोदी #KashiKaKayakalp— BJP (@BJP4India) November 12, 2018
Varanasi is getting next generation infrastructure: PM
Varanasi is getting next generation infrastructure that will ensure transformation of the region: PM Modi
PM Modi mentions about Kedarnath visit
PM Modi mentions about his trip to Kedarnath on Deepawali and says a week after that he has offered prayers to Maa Ganga today.
“There I offered prayers to Baba Lord Kedarnath, today I offered prayer to Maa Ganga in Varanasi,” he says.
PM Modi extends greetings for Chhath
PM Narendra Modi extends greetings for Chhath festival to people of Varanasi.
PM Narendra Modi lays foundation of projects
PM Narendra Modi lays foundation stone of various development projects in Varanasi
PM Modi inaugurates two highways
PM Narendra Modi inaugurates two highways- Ring Road and Babatpur Airport Road in Varanasi.
The two roads have a combined length of 34 km and have been laid at a cost of Rs 1,571.95 crore. The 16.55-km Varanasi Ring Road Phase-I has been completed at a cost of Rs 759.36 crore, while the four-laning and construction of 17.25-km-long Babatpur-Varanasi Road on NH-56 has cost Rs 812.59 crore, read a statement from the PM’s office.
CM Yogi Adityanath thanks PM Modi for projects
UP CM Yogi Adityanath thanks PM Modi for infrastructure projects.
“On behalf of 23 cr people of UP, I thank PM Modi for launching First mmt of the country,” he says.
Road from Babatpur to Kashi reminds of roads in Japan: UP BJP prez
UP BJP president says travelling on road from Babatpur to Kashi reminds of roads in Japan. “It appears as if we were in Japan and America,” he says.
PM Modi arrives in Wajidpur
Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrives at a gathering in Wajidpur.
“By 2022 we will complete road projects worth Rs 2 lakh crore projects in UP,” says Union minister Nitin Gadkari, who is accompanying PM Modi.
PM Modi with UP CM Yogi Adityanath at the terminal
Varanasi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the first multi modal terminal constructed on River Ganga pic.twitter.com/ozfx2HQvdv— ANI UP (@ANINewsUP) November 12, 2018
PM offers prayers to river Ganga standing at the terminal
After inaugurating the multi-modal terminal PM Modi offered prayers to river Ganga.
PM Modi inaugurates first multi modal terminal to the nation
PM Modi inaugurated first multi modal terminal on Ganga river.
Varanasi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurates the first multi modal terminal constructed on River Ganga pic.twitter.com/qH3eSE9fL6— ANI UP (@ANINewsUP) November 12, 2018
PM Narendra Modi arrives in Varanasi
Prime minister Narendra Modi arrived in Varanasi. PM Modi will inaugurate several development projects and will also dedicate newly constructed multi-modal terminal in Varanasi to the nation. UP CM Yogi Adityanath and Union Minister Nitin Gadkari are also present.