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Narendra Modi in Haryana live updates: ‘The corrupt have a problem with Modi’, says PM Modi in Kurukshetra

PM Narendra Modi in Kurukshetra live updates: PM Narendra Modi’s trip to Haryana comes on the heels of the Bharatiya Janata Party’s victory in Jind bypoll and a good show in the mayoral elections earlier. Follow live updates here

By HT Correspndent | Feb 12, 2019 14:37 IST

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Tuesday kicked off the BJP’s poll campaign for the Lok Sabha election to be held later this year in Haryana’s Kurukshetra on Tuesday where he is also addressed a programme dedicated to women.

The state government and district administration have, however, claimed that the day-long visit is a non-political event as Modi will take part in Swachh Shakti 2019 but it assumes political significance as it comes a few months before the Lok Sabha polls.

His trip to the state also comes on the heels of the Bharatiya Janata Party’s victory in Jind bypoll and a good show in the mayoral elections earlier.

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2:30 pm IST

‘Jo bhrasht hai, usko Modi se kasht hai’, says PM Modi

“Jo bhrasht hai, usko Modi se kasht hai (The corrupt have a problem with Modi) ”, said PM Modi in Haryana’s Kurukshetra.

2:23 pm IST

I was mocked for talking about toilets from the Red Fort: PM Modi

“I was mocked for talking about toilets from the Red Fort. These were the people who didn;’t care about the dignity of women,” said PM Narendra Modi in Kurukshetra.

2:20 pm IST

Grameen yojana houses will be registered in women’s names: PM Modi

All houses constructed and being constructed under Pradhan Mantri Gramin Awaas Yojana will be registered in women’s names, said PM Modi in Kurukshetra.

2:15 pm IST

Some people thought history of India begins from 1947 by only one family: PM

“Some people thought history of India begins from 1947, and only one family’s history was recorded, however, they are the one who tried to cut the nation from its past,” said PM Narendra Modi in Harayana’s Kurukshetra.

2:05 pm IST

One day, tourists will be attracted by India’s beautified toilets: PM Modi

“A day might come when tourists would be attracted to look at how toilets in India are painted, cleaned and beautified,” said PM Narendra Modi in Haryana’s Kurukshetra.

1:55 pm IST

PM Modi speaks at inauguration of development projects in Haryana

PM Narendra Modi today began addressing the crowd as he laid the foundation of and inaugurated various development projects.

1:45 pm IST

PM Modi takes a look at cleanliness themed exhibition

Accompanied by Haryana chief minister, ML Khattar and governor, prime minister took a round of an exhibition on the theme of cleanliness.

1:37 pm IST

PMK Modi inaugurates ESIC Medical College and Hospital, Faridabad

PM Narendra Modi also inaugurated ESIC Medical College and Hospital, Faridabad, through video conference. This is the first ESIC Medical College and Hospital in north India.

The 510-bed hospital will have state-of-the-art-facilities. ESIC, under the Ministry of Labour and Employment, the government of India provides social security to the insured persons and their beneficiaries, especially to worker population and their dependents.

PM lays foundation stone, inaugurates development projects. ( BJP4India/Twitter )
1:34 pm IST

PM Modi dedicates National Cancer Institute to nation

Prime Minister Modi will also dedicate to the nation the National Cancer Institute (NCI), Bhadsa, Jhajjar. NIC is the state-of-the-art tertiary cancer care-cum-research institute, constructed on the AIIMS, Jhajjar campus.

The 700-bed hospital will have different facilities like surgical oncology, radiation oncology, medical oncology, anesthesia, palliative care, and nuclear medicine, besides hostel rooms for doctors and attendants of cancer patients.

1:30 pm IST

PM lays foundation stone of Sri Krishna Ayush University

PM Narendra Modi also laid the foundation stone of Sri Krishna Ayush University, Kurukshetra. It is the first university related to the Indian system of medicine in Haryana as well as the first university of this kind in India.

1:20 pm IST

PM Modi lays foundation stone of National Institute of Ayurveda

Prime Minister Modi laid the foundation stone of National Institute of Ayurveda (NIA), Panchkula, which is being set up at Shri Mata Mansa Devi Temple Complex. It will be a national level institute for Ayurveda treatment, education, and research. Once completed, it will be highly beneficial for the residents of Haryana and other nearby states

1:09 pm IST

PM Modi reaches Kurukshetra

PM Narendra Modi Tuesday reached Haryana’s Kurukshetra to launch the Swachh Shakti-2019 programme from the Mela Ground of Brahma Sarovar.

1:05 pm IST

PM Modi to launch Swachh Shakti-2019

PM Narendra Modi will launch the Swachh Shakti-2019 programme from the Mela Ground of Brahma Sarovar, Kurukshetra.

“The Prime Minister will send out a message of cleanliness from Kurukshetra on February 12, during the Swachh Shakti-2019 programme. This programme is dedicated to women,” the Haryana government said in a release.

1:00 pm IST

PM to dedicate National Cancer Institute to nation

PM Narendra Modi will on Tuesday dedicate to the nation the National Cancer Institute at Bhadsa in Jhajjar district.

The institute is the state-of-the-art tertiary cancer care-cum-research centre constructed at the AIIMS Jhajjar campus.

12:55 pm IST

PM Modi to kick off poll campaign in Kurukshetra

PM Narendr a Modi will Tuesday will Tuesday visit Haryana’s Kurukshetra to kick off BJP’s poll campaign in Haryana. He will launch a series of projects, including a cancer institute.