Prime Minister Narendra Modi gave a Diwali gift to his parliamentary constituency Varanasi. The PM on Monday inaugurated and laid the foundation stone for 30 development projects worth more than Rs 600 crore in Varanasi.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurates and lays the foundation stone of various development projects in Varanasi, via video conferencing. The total cost of these projects is Rs. 614 crores pic.twitter.com/ZqJFjsom7A
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Projects inaugurated by PM Modi include Sarnath Light and Sound Show, Upgradation of Lal Bahadur Shastri Hospital Ramnagar, Sewerage related works, Managing infrastructure facilities for the protection and conservation of cows, Multipurpose Seed Store, 100 MT of Agricultural Produce Capacity godowns, IPDS Phase-2, Sampurnanand Stadium include a residence for the players, Varanasi city smart lighting works, 105 Anganwadi centers and 102 cow shelter centers.
During this event organized through video conference, the Prime Minister also interacted with the beneficiaries of the projects. Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath also attended the event from Lucknow. The Prime Minister during this period included redevelopment of Dashashwamedh Ghat and windows Ghat, barracks for PAC police force, redevelopment of some wards of Kashi, redevelopment of park in Baniya Bagh along with parking facility, upgrade of multi-purpose hall in Girija Devi Sanskrit Shankul roads in the city. Also laid the foundation stone for the repair and development of tourism sites.