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PM Modi: Dr. Kalam always reflected the simplicity, depth and calmness of Rameswaram

Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated APJ Abdul Kalam's memorial in Rameshwaram in Tamil Nadu on Thursday on the second death anniversary of the former president. Prime Minister will also attend other program.


By   |  Updated On : July 27, 2017 02:32 PM
PM Modin at Dr APJ Abdul Kalam memorial in Rameswaram (Image: ANI)

PM Modin at Dr APJ Abdul Kalam memorial in Rameswaram (Image: ANI)

New Delhi :  

Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated APJ Abdul Kalam's memorial in Rameshwaram in Tamil Nadu on Thursday on the second death anniversary of the former president. Prime Minister will also attend other program.

Later, the PM would flag off 'Kalam Sandesh Vahini', an exhibition bus which would travel across various states of the country and reach Rashtrapati Bhavan on October 15, the birth anniversary of the former President, the statement said.

He will distribute sanction letters to the beneficiaries of long liner trawlers under 'Blue Revolution' scheme and also flag off a new express train from Ayodhya to Rameswaram (via video conference).

Here are the Live Updates:

# Dr. Kalam inspired the youth of India. I can see that today's youth wants to scale heights of progress and become job creators

We have to bring a transformation in the ports and logistics sectors, which can contribute immensely to India's growth

# Missing Amma here, can feel the void. Her soul will continue to shower blessings

# If Amma was here today, in our midst, she would have been very happy and extended her good wishes. She is a leader we all remember

Let us all give a standing ovation to all those laborers who worked with immense dedication in building APJ Abdul Kalam memorial

The memorial for Dr. Kalam showcases his life and times in a remarkable manner

# Dr. Kalam always reflected the simplicity, depth and calmness of Rameswaram

# Rameswaram has a vital place in our history and it is also known as a place so closely associated with Dr. Kalam

It is this sacred land that gave India one of its most famous sons Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam

It is great honor for me to touch this sacred soil of Rameswaram, a center of deep spiritual knowledge 

PM Narendra Modi flags off new express train from  Rameswaram to Ayodhya

PM pays floral tributes to ex-prez APJ Abdul Kalam; NDA's V-P nominee Venkaiah Naidu, TN Guv, CM E Palaniswami present on the occasion

# He visits Dr APJ Abdul Kalam memorial at Pei Karumbu 

# PM Narendra Modi met family members of Dr APJ Abdul Kalam 

# PM Modi unveiled a statute of Dr APJ Abdul Kalam and paid tribute to him at the memorial in Rameswaram

##WATCH PM Modi at inauguration of Dr APJ Abdul Kalam memorial at Pei Karumbu in Rameswaram https://t.co/GfOGOTkBHG

# Tamil Nadu: PM Modi at inauguration of Dr APJ Abdul Kalam memorial 

# Tamil Nadu: PM Narendra Modi arrives in Madurai; PM Modi to inaugurate Dr APJ Abdul Kalam memorial in Rameshwaram shortly pic.twitter.com/mDxVnXNpPf

First Published: Thursday, July 27, 2017 10:23 AM


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