PM Modi's two-day Gujarat visit begins today

| Updated: May 22, 2017 11:54 IST

New Delhi [India], May 22 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Monday visit Gujarat, during which he will join various programmes in Kutch and Gandhinagar. In a series of tweets, Prime Minister Modi shared his itinerary of his two-day visit. He will be inaugurating various projects at the Kandla Port and Bhachau, both in Kutch district, and will thereafter address a public meeting at Gandhidham and in Bhachau as well. "I shall inaugurate & lay the foundation stone for various projects of the Kandla Port and address a public meeting at Gandhidham," the Prime Minister tweeted. "In Bhachau, a pumping station would be inaugurated & I shall join a public meeting," he added. Recalling the destructive earthquake which Kutch witnessed in 2001, Prime Minister Modi tweeted that the district is today known as one of India's fastest growing districts. <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Kutch has a very special place in my heart. It is blessed with wonderful people and a remarkable spirit of resilience.</p>&mdash; Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) <a href="https://twitter.com/narendramodi/status/866250014187704320">May 21, 2017</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">From suffering unimaginable destruction due to the 2001 quake, Kutch is today known as one of India's fastest growing districts.</p>&mdash; Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) <a href="https://twitter.com/narendramodi/status/866250094378536960">May 21, 2017</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script> On the second day of his visit, the Prime Minister will visit Gandhinagar to participate in the opening ceremony of the meetings of the African Development Bank Group (AfDB). <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">The Annual Meetings of <a href="https://twitter.com/AfDB_Group">@AfDB_Group</a> have chosen the very relevant theme of 'Transforming Agriculture for Wealth Creation in Africa.'</p>&mdash; Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) <a href="https://twitter.com/narendramodi/status/866250508461195265">May 21, 2017</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script> On the sidelines of the meetings, he will also be meeting some of the distinguished delegates of the AFDB Group. (ANI)

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