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Narendra Modi Bengal Visit: Mamata Banerjee meets PM at Raj Bhavan

Narendra Modi Bengal Visit: PM Modi inaugurates and lays the foundation stone for development projects exceeding 7,200 crore in Arambagh, West Bengal.
Narendra Modi Bengal Visit LIVE: Mamata Banerjee meets PM at Raj Bhavan
Narendra Modi Bengal Visit LIVE: Mamata Banerjee meets PM at Raj Bhavan

Narendra Modi Bengal Visit: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is on a visit to Jharkhand and West Bengal today. In Jharkhand's Sindri the Prime Minister inaugurated several developmental projects worth 17,600 crore. These projects encompass significant developments such as the expansion of the Sone Nagar-Andal third and fourth lines, the Tori-Shivpur first and second lines, and the Biratoli-Shivpur third line, a part of the Tori-Shivpur Project. Additionally, new rail lines like Mohanpur-Hansdiha and the Dhanbad-Chandrapura line were inaugurated....Read More

The Prime Minister also flagged off three trains during the event: the Deoghar-Dibrugarh service, MEMU Train Service between Tatanagar and Badampahar daily, and a long-haul freight train departing from Shivpur station.

Later in the day, the Prime Minister visited West Bengal.

In Bengal's Arambagh, the Prime Minister laid the foundation stone and dedicated multiple developmental projects related to rail, ports, oil pipeline, LPG supply, and wastewater treatment.

Among these projects, the Prime Minister inaugurated Indian Oil's 518-km Haldia-Barauni Crude Oil Pipeline, which has been developed at a cost of approximately 2,790 crore.

Additionally, the Prime Minister laid the foundation stone of multiple projects aimed at enhancing the infrastructure at Syama Prasad Mookerjee Port in Kolkata, with an investment of approximately 1000 crore.

PM Modi also laid the foundation stone for Raghunathpur Thermal Power Station Phase II (2x660 MW) situated in Raghunathpur, Purulia district. This coal-based thermal power project, overseen by the Damodar Valley Corporation, will employ highly efficient supercritical technology.

The establishment of this new plant marks a significant stride towards fortifying the energy security of the country.

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Mar 1, 2024 9:18 PM IST

Narendra Modi Bengal Visit LIVE: 'The country is relying on Modi's guarantee,' says PM Modi

While addressing a public meeting 'Vijay Sankalp Maharally' in Dhanbad district on Friday, PM Modi exuded confidence that BJP will will win over 400 seats in the upcoming Lok Sabha polls, reported news agency PTI.

."Abki bar 400 par (this time we will win over 400 seats) in the Lok Sabha polls as the country is relying on Modi's guarantee... Wherever I go I hear this chant. Where all hopes from others end, Modi's guarantee begins," the prime minister said.

Mar 1, 2024 7:49 PM IST

Narendra Modi Bengal Visit LIVE: 'TMC leaders make a lot of money in exchange of extending protection to criminals,' says PM Modi

While addressing a public gathering in the Khunkul area of West Bengal's Hooghly district on Friday, PM Modi hit out at Trinamool Congress (TMC) . He said that TMC regards him as its 'enemy no. 1' because "Modi does not allow them to pursue their own whims, and that's why TMC considers Modi their primary adversary," reported news agency ANI.

"The TMC, in West Bengal, has introduced a new 'model' of corruption and crimes. They are encouraging corruption and crimes. Not only this, but the TMC leaders make a lot of money in exchange of extending protection to criminals. The TMC has done scams in appointment of Primary School teachers, hasn't it?" he said.

Mar 1, 2024 7:33 PM IST

Narendra Modi Bengal Visit LIVE: What Mamata Banerjee said after meeting PM Modi

“I am here as part of a courtesy protocol. It is a protocol that if Prime Minister or President visits the state, Chief Minister has to meet them. Whatever I have to say, I will do it in a political meeting, this meeting was not political,” said West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee (@MamataOfficial) after meeting PM Modi at Raj Bhavan in Kolkata, as quoted by news agency PTI.

Mar 1, 2024 7:14 PM IST

Narendra Modi Bengal Visit LIVE: CM Mamata Banerjee meets PM Modi

On Friday, West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee met PM Narendra Modi in Kolkata.

Mar 1, 2024 6:35 PM IST

Narendra Modi Bengal Visit LIVE: CM Mamata Banerjee to meet PM

Narendra Modi Bengal Visit LIVE: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday evening went to Raj Bhavan to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi, an official said.

Modi, who is on a two-day tour of the state from Friday, will stay the night at Raj Bhavan.

“This meeting is as per protocol. It will start in a few minutes," the official said.

Banerjee’s entourage was seen entering the Raj Bhavan a few minutes before 6 pm, shortly after the PM arrived there.

Mar 1, 2024 5:02 PM IST

Narendra Modi Bengal Visit LIVE: PM's sharp attack over Sandeshkhali case

Narendra Modi Bengal Visit LIVE: “Amid achievements, the entire country is watching the situation of Bengal today. The whole country is sad and angry after seeing what TMC, which beats the drum of Maa, Mati, and Manush, has done to the sisters of Sandeshkhali.

"What TMC has done to the sisters of Sandeshkhali is a matter of shame,” PM Modi said at a rally at Arambagh in Hooghly district.

Mar 1, 2024 4:10 PM IST

Narendra Modi Bengal Visit LIVE: Trinamool government involved in deep corruption, says PM

Narendra Modi Bengal Visit LIVE: TMC involved in corruption in all spheres of life - from appointment in govt jobs to cattle smuggling, says PM Narendra Modi at Arambagh rally.

Mar 1, 2024 4:03 PM IST

Narendra Modi Bengal Visit LIVE: Raja Ram Mohan Roy's soul must have been pained, says PM

Narendra Modi Bengal Visit LIVE: PM Modi attacks TMC on Sandeshkhali issue while addressing a public rally in West Bengal's Arambagh

"The country is seeing what TMC has done with the sisters of Sandeshkhali. The whole country is enraged. The soul of Raja Ram Mohan Roy (social reformer) must have been pained by what happened in Sandeshkhali. A TMC leader crossed all limits...The BJP leaders in the state fought for the respect and dignity of the women here. Yesterday, the police had to arrest him (TMC leader Sheikh Shahjahan)."

ANI

Mar 1, 2024 3:59 PM IST

Narendra Modi Bengal Visit LIVE: PM invokes Sandeshkhali issue

Narendra Modi Bengal Visit LIVE: “CM Mamata Banerjee saved Sandeshkhali accused TMC leader,” claimed PM Modi.

Mar 1, 2024 3:40 PM IST

Narendra Modi Bengal Visit LIVE: PM reiterates target of 'Viksit Bharat' by 2047

Narendra Modi Bengal Visit LIVE: "The India of 21st century is moving ahead at a fast pace. We all have decided to achieve the target of 'Viksit Bharat' by 2047. The country's poor, farmer, woman, and youth are our priority," says PM Modi while addressing the launch event of various developmental projects in Arambagh, West Bengal.

PTI

Mar 1, 2024 3:22 PM IST

Modi in Bengal LIVE updates: PM launches various projects in Arambagh

Modi in Bengal LIVE updates: PM Modi inaugurates and lays foundation stone for development projects worth over 7,200 crore from West Bengal's Arambagh.

Mar 1, 2024 2:32 PM IST

Modi in Jharkhand LIVE updates: Take a look at the major announcements by PM

• Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated multiple development projects worth 35,700 crores in Sindri, Dhanbad, encompassing fertilizer, rail, power, and coal sectors.

• Revival of fertiliser plants in Ramagundam, Gorakhpur, Barauni, and Sindri; Talcher plant expected to start in the next 18 months, collectively contributing 60 lakh metric tonnes of urea.

• Launch of Dhanbad-Chandrapura rail line, enhancing regional connectivity, and the Deoghar-Dibrugarh train service linking spiritual destinations.

• Foundation stone laid for Varanasi-Kolkata-Ranchi Expressway, set to boost connectivity and reduce travel time in Jharkhand.

• Prime Minister Modi inspected HURL Model and Sindri Plant Control Room during the visit.

Mar 1, 2024 2:09 PM IST

Modi in Jharkhand LIVE updates: PM alleges appeasement policy led to infiltration in Jharkhand

PM Narendra Modi live updates: Extortion at its peak in JMM regime in Jharkhand; appeasement policy led to infiltration, said PM Modi.

Mar 1, 2024 1:35 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi live updates: ‘India fastest economy of the world’, says PM

Stressing the importance of making India a developed nation by 2047, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said that India is one of the fastest-growing major economies in the world today and highlighted the economic statistics for the latest quarter that emerged yesterday.

Addressing a public rally in Dhanbad's Sindri, PM Modi underlined that the growth rate of 8.4 percent registered during the financial quarter from October to December 2023 showcases India's growing potential and fast-paced development towards realising the goal of Viksit Bharat.

Mar 1, 2024 1:03 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi live updates: All about Sindri Fertiliser Plant

Developed at a cost of more than 8,900 crore, the Sindri fertiliser plant is a step towards self-sufficiency in the urea sector.

It will add about 12.7 LMT per annum of indigenous urea production in the country, benefiting the farmers of the country. This is the third fertiliser plant to be revived in the country, after the revival of fertiliser plants at Gorakhpur and Ramagundam, which were also dedicated to the nation by the Prime Minister in December 2021 and November 2022, respectively.

Mar 1, 2024 12:48 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi live updates: PM on making India ‘Viksit’

PM Modi said in Dhanbad, "In the last 10 years, we have worked for Jharkhand while prioritizing the development of the tribal community, poor, youth and women. We have to make our country 'Viksit' before 2047. India is among the fastest-moving economies in the world... India has performed better than all expectations. The economic growth rate for the quarter of Oct-Dec was 8.4%... For a 'Viksit Bharat', making Jharkhand a developed state is equally important..."

Mar 1, 2024 12:27 PM IST

PM Modi addresses public rally in Dhanbad

PM Modi said, “Today the Urvarak & Rasayan Ltd (HURL) Sindri Fertiliser Plant has been inaugurated. I took a resolution to revive this plant. This was Modi's guarantee. In 2018, I came here to lay the foundation stone of this plant. This will provide thousands of opportunities for employment. This is a huge step toward 'Atma Nirbharta'. Every year, around 360 lakh metric tonnes of urea is required in India. In 2014, 225 lakh mt of urea was produced. To fill this gap, India had to import urea... In last 10 years, urea production has become 310 mt..”

Mar 1, 2024 12:06 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi live updates: PM launches projects worth ₹35,700 crore

Mar 1, 2024 11:51 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi live updates: PM inspects Sindri Fertiliser Plant

After arriving in Jharkhand, PM Modi visited and inspected the Sindri Fertiliser Plant which will be launched shortly.

Mar 1, 2024 11:42 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi live updates: Prime Minister arrives in Jharkhand

PM Modi has arrived in Jharkhand to lay foundation stone, inaugurate projects worth 35,700 crore, address public rally. (PTI)

Mar 1, 2024 11:19 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi live updates: Three projects in West Bengal

PM Modi will be launching three projects related to wastewater treatment and sewerage in West Bengal, worth over 600 crore.

Mar 1, 2024 10:27 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi live updates: Bill Gates' meeting with PM Modi

Billionaire Bill Gates tweeted, “I is always inspiring to meet with @narendramodi and there was a lot to discuss. We talked about AI for public good; DPI; women-led development; innovation in agriculture, health, and climate adaptation; and how we can take lessons from India to the world.”

Mar 1, 2024 9:56 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi live updates: PM's programme in Jharkhand to begin at 11 am

PM Narendra Modi live updates: Prime Minister Narendra Modi's programme in Jharkhand will begin shortly at 11 am today.

Mar 1, 2024 9:43 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi live updates: Modi to arrive in Bengal today for two-day visit | Read

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to embark on a two-day visit to West Bengal starting Friday. During his visit, he will address two rallies in Arambagh and Krishnanagar and inaugurate various projects worth 22,000 crore at separate events.

In Krishnanagar, Modi will address a gathering on Saturday in an assembly segment where Mukul Roy, who defected from the ruling Trinamool Congress (TMC) to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), emerged victorious in the 2021 elections. Meanwhile, Madhusudan Bag, representing the BJP, holds the assembly seat in Arambagh.

This visit comes in the wake of the BJP's increasing presence in West Bengal, where they made significant gains in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, securing 18 out of 42 seats. Aparupa Poddar of the TMC retained the Arambagh Lok Sabha seat for the party during that election. Read More

Mar 1, 2024 9:27 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi live updates: Prime Minister to lay the foundation stone of multiple projects for strengthening of infrastructure at Syama Prasad Mookerjee Port, Kolkata

PM Narendra Modi live updates: Prime Minister will lay the foundation stone of multiple projects for strengthening of infrastructure at Syama Prasad Mookerjee Port, Kolkata worth about 1000 crore.

Mar 1, 2024 9:20 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi live updates: PM's programme at Arambagh, West Bengal

PM Narendra Modi live updates: At Arambagh, Hooghly, Prime Minister will lay the foundation stone and dedicate to nation multiple developmental projects related to sectors like rail, ports, Oil Pipeline, LPG supply and wastewater treatment.

Mar 1, 2024 9:09 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi live updates: PM to flag off three trains today

PM Narendra Modi live updates: PM will flag off three trains today during today's event at Jharkhand: the Deoghar-Dibrugarh service, MEMU Train Service between Tatanagar and Badampahar on a daily basis, and a long-haul freight train departing from Shivpur station.

Mar 1, 2024 8:45 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi live updates: Prime Minister to dedicate important power projects in Jharkhand

PM Narendra Modi live updates: Prime Minister will also dedicate to nation important power projects in Jharkhand including the Unit 1 (660 MW) of North Karanpura Super Thermal Power Project (STPP), Chatra.

Mar 1, 2024 8:32 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi live updates: Prime Minister to inaugurate, dedicate and lay the foundation stone of several rail projects worth more than ₹17,600 crore in Jharkhand

PM Narendra Modi live updates: Prime Minister will inaugurate, dedicate and lay the foundation stone of several rail projects worth more than 17,600 crore in Jharkhand today.

Mar 1, 2024 8:20 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi live updates: More about Prime Minister's visit to Bengal

PM Narendra Modi live updates: His visit to Bengal comes amid rising political heat in the state after many women in Sandeshkhali accused ruling Trinamool Congress strongman Shajahan Sheikh and other members of the party of land grab and sexual assault, an issue seized by the BJP to corner its rival.

Giving details of the project, the PMO said Modi will inaugurate the Sindri fertiliser plant of the Hindustan Urvarak & Rasayan Ltd (HURL) in Jharkhand.

Developed at a cost of more than 8,900 crore, the plant will result in adding 12.7 lakh metric tonnes (LMT) per annum indigenous urea production in the country, in a big step toward self-sufficiency in the key fertiliser.

This is the third fertiliser plant to be revived in the country after those at Gorakhpur and Ramagundam which were also inaugurated by the prime minister in December 2021 and November 2022, respectively.

Mar 1, 2024 8:09 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi live updates: PM's visit to Bengal

PM Narendra Modi live updates: The Prime Minister will also visit West Bengal later in the day. In Arambagh, Hooghly, the Prime Minister will lay the foundation stone and dedicate multiple developmental projects related to rail, ports, oil pipeline, LPG supply, and wastewater treatment to the nation.

Mar 1, 2024 7:54 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi live updates: PM to visit Jharkhand today, inaugurate several projects

PM Narendra Modi live updates: The Prime Minister is set to inaugurate, dedicate, and lay the foundation stone for numerous rail projects worth 17,600 crore in Jharkhand.

Mar 1, 2024 9:20 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi live updates: PM's programme at Arambagh, West Bengal

PM Narendra Modi live updates: At Arambagh, Hooghly, Prime Minister will lay the foundation stone and dedicate to nation multiple developmental projects related to sectors like rail, ports, Oil Pipeline, LPG supply and wastewater treatment.

Mar 1, 2024 9:09 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi live updates: PM to flag off three trains today

PM Narendra Modi live updates: PM will flag off three trains today during today's event at Jharkhand: the Deoghar-Dibrugarh service, MEMU Train Service between Tatanagar and Badampahar on a daily basis, and a long-haul freight train departing from Shivpur station.

Mar 1, 2024 8:45 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi live updates: Prime Minister to dedicate important power projects in Jharkhand

PM Narendra Modi live updates: Prime Minister will also dedicate to nation important power projects in Jharkhand including the Unit 1 (660 MW) of North Karanpura Super Thermal Power Project (STPP), Chatra.

Mar 1, 2024 8:32 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi live updates: Prime Minister to inaugurate, dedicate and lay the foundation stone of several rail projects worth more than ₹17,600 crore in Jharkhand

PM Narendra Modi live updates: Prime Minister will inaugurate, dedicate and lay the foundation stone of several rail projects worth more than 17,600 crore in Jharkhand today.

Mar 1, 2024 8:20 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi live updates: More about Prime Minister's visit to Bengal

PM Narendra Modi live updates: His visit to Bengal comes amid rising political heat in the state after many women in Sandeshkhali accused ruling Trinamool Congress strongman Shajahan Sheikh and other members of the party of land grab and sexual assault, an issue seized by the BJP to corner its rival.

Giving details of the project, the PMO said Modi will inaugurate the Sindri fertiliser plant of the Hindustan Urvarak & Rasayan Ltd (HURL) in Jharkhand.

Developed at a cost of more than 8,900 crore, the plant will result in adding 12.7 lakh metric tonnes (LMT) per annum indigenous urea production in the country, in a big step toward self-sufficiency in the key fertiliser.

This is the third fertiliser plant to be revived in the country after those at Gorakhpur and Ramagundam which were also inaugurated by the prime minister in December 2021 and November 2022, respectively.

Mar 1, 2024 8:09 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi live updates: PM's visit to Bengal

PM Narendra Modi live updates: The Prime Minister will also visit West Bengal later in the day. In Arambagh, Hooghly, the Prime Minister will lay the foundation stone and dedicate multiple developmental projects related to rail, ports, oil pipeline, LPG supply, and wastewater treatment to the nation.

Mar 1, 2024 7:54 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi live updates: PM to visit Jharkhand today, inaugurate several projects

PM Narendra Modi live updates: The Prime Minister is set to inaugurate, dedicate, and lay the foundation stone for numerous rail projects worth 17,600 crore in Jharkhand.

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