Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday inaugurated and laid the foundation stones of total 12 development projects costing ₹15,000 crores in Manipur. He inaugurated eight key development projects and laid the foundation stones for four schemes in Manipur.
The Prime Minister unveiled the plaque to mark the inauguration of various projects including Integrated Check Post (ICP) at Moreh, the Dolaithabi Barrage project, FCI food storage godown at Sawombung, Eco-Tourism Complex at Thangal Surung and various
water supply schemes.
PM Modi while addressing a rally in Imphal said he has visited the Northeast almost 30 times in last Four and a half year. ‘I Like talking and meeting people here’ PM added. “I have visited the Northeast region nearly 30 times in last 4.5 years. I really like talking and meeting people here. I don’t need to ask for reports from officers, I get it directly from you ppl. This is the difference between past and present” he said as quoted by ANI.
PM Modi in Imphal,Manipur: I have visited the Northeast region nearly 30 times in last 4.5 years. I really like talking and meeting people here. I don't need to ask for reports from officers, I get it directly from you ppl. This is the difference between past and present pic.twitter.com/2JwnjhQlKl
— ANI (@ANI) January 4, 2019
Prime Minister Narendra Modi also inaugurated 400kV double circuit Silchar-Imphal line. He laid the foundation stone of projects like Infrastructure Development of Dhanamanjuri University in Imphal, sports facilities and others.
He said, ” many sportspersons from Manipur made India proud on the national and international level” while laying the foundation stone for Sports Facilities in the northeast state. He reiterated his government vision of Sabka Saath Sabka Vikas and said it is ensured that no region or person is excluded from development.
Hailing his government, PM Modi asserted that the State is now on the path of Development. “When I became the Prime Minister in 2014, I pledged to complete the projects stalled for decades. We employed technology to discuss issues stalling the projects. Today, we are working towards completing projects worth over Rs 12 lakh crore,” Prime Minister Modi said who was accompanied by Chief Minister N Biren Singh.
Later in the Day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed a rally in Silchar, Assam. While addressing a rally at Silchar he said No Indian Citizen will be left out of NRC. ‘Our govt is also working to get the Citizen Amendment Bill passed in the Parliament‘ PM added.
(With Inputs from agencies)