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PM Narendra Modi Updates: ‘I bow to the land,’ says PM in Maharashtra's Yavatmal

Modi in Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra: On Wednesday afternoon, the prime minister will reach Maharashtra to conclude his 3-state visit spanning two days.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses a gathering in Maharashtra's Yavatmal on Tuesday.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses a gathering in Maharashtra's Yavatmal on Tuesday.

PM Narendra Modi Updates: On Wednesday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be in Tamil Nadu and Maharashtra on the second and final day of his visit to three states – Kerala, Tamil Nadu, and Maharashtra. In his first engagement of the day, PM Modi laid the foundation stone of projects worth 17,300 crore, in Tamil Nadu's Thoothukudi and the foundation stone of the Outer Harbor Container Terminal at V.O.Chidambaranar Port....Read More

Following this, he will launch a slew of other projects, and reach Maharashtra in the afternoon. There, in Yavatmal, the prime minister will participate in a public programme around 4:30 pm, inaugurate multiple development projects worth more than 4,900 crore, and release benefits under the PM KISAN and other schemes during the event.

Additionally, the PM will disburse the second and third instalments of ‘Namo Shetkari MahaSanman Nidhi’, worth about 3,800 crore which will benefit around 88 lakh beneficiary farmers across the state.

Other projects that the PM will inaugurate include multiple irrigation projects benefiting the Marathwada and Vidarbha region, developed at a cost of 2,750 crore under Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchai Yojana (PMKSY) and Baliraja Jal Sanjeevani Yojana (BJSY); multiple rail projects worth more than 1,300 crore; and projects for strengthening the road sector in

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Feb 28, 2024 7:08 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi Live: ‘When INDI Alliance was in power, funds for farmers were looted,’ says Modi in Yavatmal

PM Narendra Modi Live: Yavatmal, Maharashtra: PM Modi says, "When the INDI Alliance was in power in the Centre, what was the situation?... Packages used to be announced for the farmers of Vidarbha from Delhi, but they were looted in the middle. Poor, farmers and the Adivasis did not get anything. Today, I pressed one button, and Rs. 21,000 crores of PM Kisan Samman Nidhi reached the accounts of crores of farmers. This is Modi's guarantee..."

Feb 28, 2024 6:49 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi Live: Modi addresses gathering in Maharashtra's Yavatmal

Yavatmal, Maharashtra: During his visit to Maharashtra in Yavatmal, Prime Minister Narendra Modi says, "I bow down to the land of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj. I also bow down to Baba Saheb Ambedkar... When, 10 years ago, I came to Yavatmal for 'Chai pe Charcha', you blessed us. The people of India made NDA cross 300. In 2019 also, we crossed 350... Women from all sections have come here to bless us..."

Feb 28, 2024 5:46 PM IST

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Feb 28, 2024 3:58 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi Live: Kanimozhi reacts to 'China rocket' Ad statements by Modi

PM Narendra Modi Live: DMK MP K Kanimozhi on Wednesday defended her party after Prime Minister Narendra Modi criticised the state government's newspaper advertisement, which reportedly featured a picture of a 'China rocket'.

"I don't know from where the person who did the artwork found this picture," Kanimozhi said while speaking to reporters outside Chennai airport on Wednesday.

"I don't think India has declared China an enemy country. I have seen that the Prime Minister has invited the Chinese PM and they have gone to Mahabalipuram. Just because you do not want to accept the truth, you are finding reasons to divert the issue," the DMK leader said.

(ANI)

Feb 28, 2024 2:49 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi Live: ‘DMK, Congress are hell-bent on dividing nation,’ says PM

PM Narendra Modi Live: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, while addressing the crowd in Tamil Nadu, took a swipe at the Congress party and the ruling party of the state, DMK, saying that both parties are hell-bent on dividing the nation.

"DMK and Congress are hell-bent on dividing the nation. Whereas, the BJP considers every person a family member," PM Modi said.

He expressed confidence that people in the state look up to BJP for development.

"Children, old people, youth, women, poor and middle class, every section, every society of Tamil Nadu is coming with BJP with full confidence today. People of Tamil Nadu are looking at BJP with great hopes. People are seeing how BJP has taken forward the positive politics of sensitivity and social justice in the country," he said.

Feb 28, 2024 2:26 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi Live: PM accuses DMK of ‘looting’ people's tax money

PM Narendra Modi Live: The Prime Minister criticised the DMK for “looting” taxpayers' money and claimed that the state government had disrespected the scientists from the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) involved in the nation's triumphant space endeavours, such as Chandrayaan-3.

"DMK is a party that does not work but stands ahead to take false credit. These people paste their stickers on our schemes. Now they have crossed the limits, they have pasted China's sticker to take credit for the ISRO launch pad in Tamil Nadu," PM Modi said while addressing a gathering in Tirunelveli in Tamil Nadu.

Feb 28, 2024 1:35 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi Live: PM says ‘sorry’ about not knowing Tamil

I am humbled by the love and support I get from you, and I apologise for not being able to converse with you in Tamil. The opposition leaders have also started to accept that BJP and NDA will break all records. We have to work hard to transform your faith into belief. We need to reach every household, every booth: PM Modi

Feb 28, 2024 1:17 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi Live: Modi slams DMK for ‘running away’ frim Ram Temple resolution

The state's ruling DMK ‘ran away’ during resolution on Ram Temple on the last day Parliament's budget session, the prime minister says in Tirunelveli.

This is a proof of the party's ‘hate’ towards the people's faith, he says further

Feb 28, 2024 12:57 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi Live: After Thoothukudi, PM addresses rally in Tirunelveli

Under the BJP government, the distance from Delhi to Tamil Nadu has reduced so much. Today, the benefits of schemes for the poor, farmers, women, and youth are reaching the southern corner of India. Today, Tamil Nadu itself is a witness to how the BJP government works. Five years ago only 21 lakh rural houses in the state had tap water; however, today due to the Jal Jeevan Mission, more than 1 crore rural houses have tap water: PM Modi

Feb 28, 2024 12:31 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi Live: Modi's ‘third time’ guarantee to Tamil Nadu

I am sure that Tamil Nadu will embrace higher pace of development in the coming times. When the country gives us a chance to serve for the third time, I will serve Tamil Nadu with a newer strength: Modi

Feb 28, 2024 12:05 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi Live: Have come to Tamil Nadu to change its fate, asserts Modi

“I have come to Tamil Nadu to serve this land and to change its fate. Also, projects inaugurated are in Thoothukudi, but will give momentum for development at several places across the country,” the prime minister asserts.

Feb 28, 2024 11:06 AM IST

Modi Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra visit Live: ‘Electrification of rail line will improve connectivity between south Tamil Nadu-Kerala’

The electrification and doubling of the rail line will further improve the connectivity between South Tamil Nadu and Kerala. Today, I have also inaugurated four big projects worth 5,000 crores, which will improve the road connectivity of the state, reduce travel time, and also boost tourism and Industry: PM Modi

Feb 28, 2024 10:41 AM IST

Modi Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra visit Live: ‘Tamil Nadu is writing a new chapter of progress in Thoothukudi’

“Today, Tamil Nadu is writing a new chapter of progress in Thoothukudi. Many projects are being inaugurated here. These projects are an important part of the roadmap for a developed India. One can also see the spirit of 'Ek Bharat, Shrestha Bharat' in these developments,” says PM Modi.

Feb 28, 2024 10:27 AM IST

Modi Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra visit Live: Nation working for ‘Viksit Bharat’ today

Today, the entire nation is working for a ‘Viksit Bharat.’ Tamil Nadu too has an important role to play in that: PM Modi

Feb 28, 2024 10:19 AM IST

Modi Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra visit Live: Projects worth ₹17,300 crore inaugurated

PM Narendra Modi inaugurates and lays the foundation stone of multiple infrastructure projects worth more than 17,300 crores in Tamil Nadu's Thoothukudi.

Feb 28, 2024 10:08 AM IST

Modi Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra visit Live: PM felicitated by Union minister Sonowal

PM Modi felicitated by Union Minister Sarbananda Sonowal in Thoothukudi, to inaugurate projects worth 17,300 crore shortly.

Feb 28, 2024 9:49 AM IST

Modi Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra visit Live: PM's BJP hails ‘massive turnout’ at his Tiruppur rally

“A massive turnout during the PM's public meeting in Tiruppur shows people of Tamil Nadu are rooting for the BJP,” says party on Modi's pubic meeting and roadshow, held on Tuesday.

Feb 28, 2024 9:26 AM IST

Modi Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra visit Live: Looking forward to today's programmes, says PM Modi

Received unparalleled affection in Palladam and Madurai. Looking forward to today’s programmes in Thoothukudi and Tirunelveli before heading to Yavatmal in Maharashtra: PM Modi on X (formerly Twitter)

Feb 28, 2024 8:56 AM IST

Modi Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra visit Live: ‘Opposition has accepted defeat in LS polls’

On Tuesday, addressing a rally in Thiruvananthapuram during his Kerala visit, Modi remarked that the joint Opposition is already 'convinced' regarding its impending defeat in the elections.

“Convinced that they won't win the Lok Sabha polls, the Opposition is resorting to abusing me as they do not have a roadmap for the nation's progress,” he said.

Feb 28, 2024 8:30 AM IST

Modi Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra visit Live: Who are the four pilots for Gagayaan mission?

Four fighter pilots from the Indian Air Force (IAF) have been selected for the manned space mission. They are Group Captains Prasanth Balakrishnan Nair, Angad Pratap, Ajit Krishnan, and Wing Commander Shubhanshu Shukla. They are currently undergoing training for the historic mission. Read more

Feb 28, 2024 8:12 AM IST

Modi Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra visit Live: What is Modi's schedule in Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra today?

The prime minister has been touring various states in the run-up to the Lok Sabha elections – due in April-May – with special emphasis to the southern states, including Tamil Nadu, and Maharashtra in the west. Here is his full schedule for the day.

In the upcoming national polls, he will seek a third straight term as prime minister.

Feb 28, 2024 7:47 AM IST

Modi Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra visit Live: PM's 3-state visit to end today

Maharashtra will be the third and final destination of PM Modi's 3-state visit, which began a day ago, the first of two days. He first arrived in Kerala's Thiruvananthapuram, where his engagements included revealing the first four pilots of India's Gaganyaan space mission, a manned project. After participating in a few other events, he reached Tamil Nadu.

Feb 28, 2024 7:27 AM IST

Modi Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra visit Live: PM to begin day in Thoothukudi

Around 9:45 am, the PM will lay the foundation stone of multiple infrastructure projects worth more than 17,300 crore here. This is the first of several projects of which he will lay the foundation stone today, in both Tamil Nadu and Maharashtra.

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