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Interacting with party workers through the Namo app, Modi reaffirmed the BJP’s commitment to development.
Updated on Jan 19, 2022 05:00 AM IST
Modi, who has been on a frequent visit to the poll-bound state, began his address after the inaugurations by paying tribute to India's former Prime Minister Chaudhary Charan Singh on his birth anniversary.
Published on Dec 23, 2021 03:20 PM IST
Written by Harshit Sabarwal | Edited by Sohini Goswami, New Delhi
PM Modi has visited his parliamentary constituency Varanasi several times in the last few months, ahead of the Uttar Pradesh assembly elections. The BJP is aiming to return to power in the state under the leadership of Yogi Adityanath.
Published on Dec 23, 2021 05:33 AM IST
hindustantimes.com, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Varanasi on Thursday and launch multiple projects and schemes worth over ₹2,095 crore, his office said.
Updated on Dec 23, 2021 04:38 AM IST
, VaranasiHT Correspondent
India has “holy cows” grazing from Varanasi in Uttar Pradesh to Vadipatti in Tamil Nadu and one dare not poke fun at them, the Madras HC has said.
Updated on Dec 22, 2021 06:32 AM IST
Divya Chandrababu, Chennai
PM Modi, who visited the holy city of Varanasi to inaugurate the Kashi Vishwanath Corridor on December 13, will “kickstart multiple development initiatives”.
Published on Dec 21, 2021 09:39 PM IST
As many as 120 mayors from different states attended the conference at Pt Deendayal Upadhyay Trade Facilitation Centre in Varanasi
Updated on Dec 18, 2021 02:00 AM IST
PM Modi has already visited Uttar Pradesh six times in the past month and travelled to Gorakhpur, Sultanpur, Varanasi, Jhansi, Greater Noida and Balrampur to unveil projects.
Published on Dec 17, 2021 03:14 PM IST
“The majority of cities in India are traditional cities. They have developed traditionally. We can learn from such places about how local skills and products can be the identity of that city,” PM Modi said.
Updated on Dec 17, 2021 12:56 PM IST
Written by Harshit Sabarwal | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi, New Delhi
The PM said that while he lives in Delhi, he tries to ensure that the development of the temple town, also his parliamentary constituency, happens at a fast rate.
Updated on Dec 14, 2021 05:27 PM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Varanasi: December 14 marks the second day of the premier's visit to his parliamentary constituency ahead of the 2022 Uttar Pradesh assembly elections.
Updated on Dec 14, 2021 09:30 PM IST
Updated on Dec 14, 2021 11:37 AM IST
PM Modi will participate in the conclave with the chief ministers of Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Goa, Gujarat, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh, Manipur, Tripura, Uttar Pradesh, and Uttarakhand.
Updated on Dec 14, 2021 08:41 AM IST
Written by Joydeep Bose | Edited by Meenakshi Ray, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
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Published on Dec 13, 2021 08:57 PM IST
PM Modi is in Varanasi on a two-day visit where he inaugurated the first phase of the Kashi Vishwanath corridor project. Besides chief minister Yogi Adityanath, his counterparts of other BJP-ruled states are in the city to take part in a CM's conclave.
Updated on Dec 13, 2021 08:22 PM IST
hindustantimes.com | Written by Sohini Goswami, New Delhi
Published on Dec 13, 2021 04:54 PM IST
- Prime Minister Narendra Modi was in Varanasi for the inauguration of phase 1 of the Kashi Vishwanath corridor.
Published on Dec 13, 2021 03:42 PM IST
- The Prime Minister also expressed his gratitude towards every labourer who was involved in the construction of the grand complex, acknowledging that the work to build the corridor did not stop even during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Updated on Dec 13, 2021 03:31 PM IST
Written by Shubhangi Gupta | Edited by Sohini Goswami, Hindustan Times, Varanasi
“Even during the difficult Covid-19 times, they made sure that the construction work didn't stop,” he said.
Published on Dec 13, 2021 03:13 PM IST
PM Modi in is Varanasi for two-day visit and will attend several programmes.
Published on Dec 13, 2021 02:11 PM IST
“The Kashi Vishwanath temple premises, which were only around 3000 square feet, has now become about 5 lakh square feet. Now, 50,000 to 75,000 devotees can come to visit the temple and its premises,” Modi said.
Updated on Dec 13, 2021 02:03 PM IST
Written by Harshit Sabarwal | Edited by Avik Roy, New Delhi
- The Prime Minister was welcomed by residents as they showered his cavalcade with flower petals and shouted slogans of 'Modi, Modi' and 'Har Har Mahadev' on the streets of the holy city.
Updated on Dec 13, 2021 02:19 PM IST
- On his arrival in the city, the Prime Minister offered prayers at Kaal Bhairav Temple.
Published on Dec 13, 2021 12:54 PM IST
Written by Shubhangi Gupta | Edited by Meenakshi Ray, Hindustan Times, Varanasi
PM Modi, who is on a two-day visit to his parliamentary constituency, was accompanied by Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath.
Published on Dec 13, 2021 12:30 PM IST
Published on Dec 13, 2021 12:08 PM IST
Kashi Vishwanath Corridor Inauguration Live: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is on a two-day visit to his Parliamentary constituency Varanasi, received rousing welcome from the holy city’s residents on Monday.
Updated on Dec 13, 2021 06:19 PM IST
Kashi Vishwanath Corridor, which is spread over 5 lakh square feet, has been built at a cost of around ₹339 crore, according to government officials.
Published on Dec 13, 2021 09:02 AM IST
- The Akhilesh Yadav-led Samajwadi Party was in power in Uttar Pradesh from 2012 to 2017, before Bharatiya Janata Party formed the government in the state with Yogi Adityanath at the helm.
Updated on Dec 13, 2021 09:13 AM IST
Written by Shubhangi Gupta | Edited by Meenakshi Ray, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
- Before the inauguration event at 1pm, PM Modi will visit the Kashi Vishwanath Temple and offer prayers, according to the statement by the Prime Minister's Office (PMO).
Updated on Dec 13, 2021 06:49 AM IST
The redevelopment project, comprising 24 buildings constructed over 550,000 sq. ft, comes months ahead of a high-stakes election in Uttar Pradesh, where the BJP is hoping to return to power for a second consecutive term
Published on Dec 12, 2021 11:57 PM IST
Sudhir Kumar, Varanasi