PM Modi to inaugurate series of projects in Surat

| Updated: Apr 17, 2017 12:53 IST

Surat (Gujarat) [India], Apr. 17 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi who arrived in Surat on a two-day visit will inaugurate a series of projects in the states. He will inaugurate Kiran Multi-Super Specialty Hospital and Research Centre, built by a private trust in Surat and a diamond manufacturing unit of a Private company at Hira Bourse Special Economic Zone at Ichhapore in the district. The Prime Minister will also go to Bajipura village in Tapi district to inaugurate a cattle feed plant and ice-cream plant of Sumul Dairy and lay the foundation stone for dairy products plant at Nava Pardi. He will also address a large gathering there. Prime Minister Modi will then visit Silvassa town in the Union Territory of Dadra and Nagar Haveli, where he will address a gathering apart from inaugurating a few projects. The Prime Minister in Saurashtra will inaugurate phase-1 of the ambitious Saurashtra Narmada Avtaran Irrigation project for Botad and surrounding districts and also lay foundation stone for the phase-2. Under the project divided in four phases, the Gujarat Government plans to fill 115 dams of Saurashtra region with overflowing water of Sardar Sarovar Dam across river Narmada through a web of pipeline network. This is Prime Minister Modi's second visit to his home state this year. He had visited Gandhinagar on March 8 to address women sarpanchs from across the country on International Women's Day. (ANI)

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