PM Narendra Modi in Madhya Pradesh Highlights: Swacch Bharat is now on verge of becoming a reality

New Delhi, News Nation Bureau | Updated : 23 June 2018, 08:41 PM
Narendra Modi in Madhya Pradesh LIVE Updates (ANI Photo)
Narendra Modi in Madhya Pradesh LIVE Updates (ANI Photo)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch several development projects during his visit to poll-bound Madhya Pradesh on Saturday. During the visit, Modi will inaugurate “Sutra Seva” – an urban transport scheme – In Indore and dedicate the Mohanpura Irrigation Project in Rajgarh to the people of the state.

“The prime minister will dedicate the Mohanpura irrigation project worth Rs 3,866 crore to the people of the state. This project, which includes a dam and a canal system, will benefit 727 villages in Madhya Pradesh,” a government public relations officer (PRO) informed media.

The prime minister will also felicitate the winners of Swachh Survekshan 2018 and give awards to the representatives of Indore, Bhopal and Chandigarh – the top three cleanest cities, respectively.

Here are the Highlights:

# 05:55 PM: Our dream of Swacch Bharat for Gandhi Ji's 150th birth anniversary is now on the verge of becoming a reality. In the past 4 years, we have built more than 8 crore 30 thousand toilets in totality, say PM Modi.

# 04:50 PM: MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan, MP Governor Anandiben Patel and Lok Sabha speaker Sumitra Mahajan take part in the inauguration ceremony in Madhya Pradesh.

# 04:45 PM: Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurates various urban development projects at the Madhya Pradesh Shehari Vikas Mahotsav in Indore.

#04:25 PM: PM Narendra Modi inaugurates urban development projects at Indore, Madhya Pradesh.

#03:55 PM: Modi reaches Indore to inaugurates development projects: Watch LIVE: PM Narendra Modi inaugurates urban development projects in Madhya Pradesh.

#01:55 PM: A glimpse of Mohanpura Irrigation Project: Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the Mohanpura Irrigation Project in Rajgarh district in Madhya Pradesh. The Rs 3,866-crore project includes a dam and a canal system. It will benefit 727 villages in the state. The project was completed within four years. Special attention is given to micro-irrigation in the scheme. It means water for irrigation will be available through pipelines.

#01:45 PM: PM launches Mohanpura irrigation project worth Rs 3,866 crore: It is my privilege to inaugurate the worth around Rs. 4,000 crore Mohanpura Irrigation project for the people of Madhya Pradesh, says Modi.

#01:20 PM: Madhya Pradesh: Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrives in Rajgarh to inaugurate the Mohanpura Irrigation Project. CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan & Governor Anandiben Patel also present there.

#12:20 PM: Modi arrives in Rajgarh: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan received Prime Minister Modi upon his arrival in Rajgarh. Modi will launch Mohanpura irrigation project in Rajgarh shortly.

#11:35 AM: The itinerary of Prime Minister’s MP visit: PM Modi will land at Bhopal’s Raja Bhoj Airport around 12 pm and then leave for Mohanpura. After inaugurating an irrigation project worth Rs 3,866 crore in Mohanpura, Modi will leave for Indore where he will dedicate development works worth Rs 4,713.75 crore to the people of the state. In Indore, Modi will also inaugurate the state government’s urban transport scheme named ‘Sutra Seva’ at Indore’s Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium. He will also felicitate the winners of Swachh Survekshan 2018.

#11:30 AM: Hello and welcome to the News Nation live updates: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch several development projects worth around Rs 8,000 crore during his visit to Madhya Pradesh, where elections are slated to be held in November or December 2018. Stick with us as we bring you all the latest updates from Modi’s MP visit. 

First Published: Saturday, June 23, 2018 11:20 AM
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