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Ludhiana: PM Modi to present National MSME awards to industrialists today

Updated: Oct 18, 2016 09:06 IST

Ludhiana [India], Oct. 18 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi will present the national MSME awards to 225 industrialists at Ludhiana in Punjab this afternoon.

He will also launch the national SC/ST hub and zero effect on environment scheme for MSME sector at Punjab Agricultural University Ludhiana.

This hub is being set up under Prime Minister's Employment Generation scheme.

He will also distribute 150 spinning wheels to the women of weaker sections to make them able to earn their livelihood.

The Prime Minister will also visit an industrial exhibition in the city.

Later in the day, Prime Minster Modi will visit Himachal Pradesh where he will inaugurate three hydropower projects of 1,752 MW capacity. (ANI)