1. Narendra Modi in Gujarat LIVE: PM tweets ‘seaplanes can also be helpful during times of medical emergencies’

Narendra Modi in Gujarat LIVE: PM tweets ‘seaplanes can also be helpful during times of medical emergencies’

PM Narendra Modi in Gujarat LIVE: Prime Minister Narendra Modi travelled today in a sea-plane from Sabarmati river in the city to Dharoi dam in Mehsana district, the first-ever flight by such a craft in the country.

By: | New Delhi | Updated: December 12, 2017 5:09 PM
Gujarat elections 2017, pm narendra modi, narendra modi sea plane, narendra modi sabarmati landing, rahul gandhi video, narendra modi video, dharoi dam, dharoi dam mehsana Gujarat Elections LIVE: PM Narendra Modi boards seaplane from Sabarmati River in Ahmedabad to Dharoi Dam. (Twitter)

Gujarat Elections LIVE: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today undertook a sea-plane from Sabarmati river in the city to Dharoi dam in Mehsana district, the first-ever flight by such a craft in the country. PM Modi said that it is for the first time in the country that a sea-plane will land on the Sabarmati river. He will offer prayers at the Ambaji Temple after landing in Dharoi dam in Mehsana district. As per the schedule, Modi took off the sea-plane from Sabarmati riverfront near Sardar Bridge  He landed at the Dharoi dam and then visited the Ambaji Temple. The roadshows that were to be held on Monday in Ahmedabad by Prime Minister Narendra Modi was cancelled after Gujarat police denied permission to hold the rallies citing that they could cause traffic congestions leading to great public inconvenience and refused to permit the roadshows.

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#5:02 PM Prime Minister Narendra Modi added, “With the Government of India and Government of Gujarat working together, the strength rises manifold. This 1+ 1 is not 2 but 11 and together we will take Gujarat to new heights.”

#5:01 PM Slamming the opposition PM Modi tweets. “The lies that our worthy opponents have spread, about Gujarat, Gujarat’s growth and about me personally is something I had never imagined. It is natural for every Gujarati to feel hurt. People of Gujarat will give a fitting reply to the negativity and lies of the opposition.”

#5:00 PM Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweets, “I urge my sisters and brothers of Gujarat to vote in record numbers on the 14th. I call upon the people of Gujarat to not only give the BJP an overwhelming majority but also ensure that BJP wins in every polling booth across the state.”

#4:59 PM  Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweets, “During my travels across Gujarat, the level of affection I have received from the people is unparalleled in my 40 years of public life. This affection gives me strength and motivates me to devote all my time for India’s development.”

#4:58 PM Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweets, “Campaigning for the Gujarat Assembly Elections 2017 ends. After three and a half years, I got the honour to travel across the length and breadth of Gujarat to seek the blessings of the people.”

# 4:40 PM After seaplane ride Narendra Modi tweets, “Sea plane services can also be helpful during times of medical emergencies. Those needing even quicker access to medical care and those living in remote areas stand to gain a lot.”

#4:39 PM after seaplane ride PM tweeted about the importance of effective use of waterways

#4:00 PM Prime Minister Narendra Modi waves to the crowd at Ahmedabad’s Sabarmati Riverfront

#3:57 PM Prime Minister Narendra Modi waves to the crowd at Ahmedabad’s Sabarmati Riverfront.

3:33 PM: Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrives at Ahmedabad’s Sabarmati Riverfront in a seaplane.

3:09 PM: Omar Abdullah takes jibe at PM Modi for his sea plane ride. As per Times Now, Omar claims that the PM violated security norms.

2:55 PM: Congress takes a dig at PM Modi’s seaplane journey, calls it ‘hawa hawai’.

2:45 PM: PM Narendra Modi boards sea plane from Dharoi Dam to Sabarmati riverfront.

1:27 PM: Crowds wave at Prime Minister Narendra Modi who was on his way to Ambaji Temple in Banaskantha earlier in the day.

1:10 PM:  PM Narendra Modi visits Ambaji Mandir, offers prayers.

1:05 pm: Prime Minister Narendra Modi offers prayers at Ambaji Temple in Banaskantha District of Gujarat

1:00 PM: It was a very pleasing experience. I gave him safety briefing. He was a very good passenger. Sea planes are very common in many countries, it should be popular in India also as you have lakes, the rivers, the coastal areas: John Goulet, pilot of sea plane in which PM Modi flew

12:35 PM: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his way to Ambaji Temple in Gujarat is greeted by people.

11:50 AM: As per rules and regulations, PM can use any transport facility (seaplane), it has nothing to do with Gujarat Election2017 .If Rahul Gandhi wants he can also use it, no politics in it: Nitin Gadkari, Union Minister

11:48 AM: Today is a historic day as PM travelled in a seaplane. It will be a big revolution in the transport sector as India has huge potential, says Union Minister Nitin Gadkari.

11:45 AM: Prime Minister Narendra Modi travels from Dharoi Dam to Ambaji by road.

11:40 AM: PM Modi reaches Dharoi Dam via sea plane, will now visit Ambaji temple.

PM Modi reaches Dharoi Dam (ANI image)

11:36 AM: Prime Minister Narendra Modi gets off from India’s first sea-plane in Dharoi Dam, Gujarat.

11:20 AM: First ever sea-plane flies in India today, PM NarendraModi becomes 1st passenger.

Narendra Modi seaplane flight, seaplane, seaplane in india, PM modi, amphibious aircraft, sabarmati riverfront, gujarat polls, gujarat polls dates, gujarat results, rahul gandhi Prime Minister Narendra Modi travelled in a sea-plane from Sabarmati river in the city to Dharoi dam in Mehsana district, the first-ever flight by such a craft in the country. His return journey would also be by the same sea-plane. (ANI)

11:02 AM: PM took flight on a Quest Kodiac plane which is a small aircraft that can carry between 9 to 15 people The plane needs a runway length of 300 metres for take off and landing. The Kodiac plane is designed in a way that allows it to float, travel on water as well as take flight.

Gujarat elections 2017, pm narendra modi, narendra modi sea plane, narendra modi sabarmati landing, rahul gandhi video, narendra modi video, dharoi dam, dharoi dam mehsana Gujarat Elections LIVE: PM Narendra Modi boards sea plane from Sabarmati River in Ahmedabad to Dharoi Dam. (Twitter)

11 AM: Sea plane takes off from Sabarmati river with PM Modi onboard, to reach Dharoi Dam.

10:54 AM: PM Narendra Modi boards sea plane from Sabarmati River in Ahmedabad to Dharoi Dam.

10:44 AM: PM Narendra Modi to undertake a sea plane journey from Sabarmati River front to Dharoi Dam shortly.

10:43 AM: Prime Minister Narendra Modi travels from Sabarmati River in Ahmedabad to Dharoi Dam via sea plane.

10:40 AM: Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrives, will travel from Sabarmati River in Ahmedabad to Dharoi Dam, via sea plane.

10:37 AM: People await PM Modi’s arrival, he will be travelling from Sabarmati River in Ahmedabad to Dharoi Dam, via sea plane.

10:35 AM: PM Narendra Modi’s convoy reaches Sabarmati riverfront.

10:32 AM:  Congress President Rahul Gandhi visits Jagannath Temple in Ahmedabad.

Congress President Rahul Gandhi at Jagannath Temple (ANI image)

10:26 AM: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be travelling from Sabarmati River in Ahmedabad to Dharoi Dam, via sea plane.

Dharoi dam in Mehsana district (ANI image)
Dharoi dam in Mehsana district (ANI image)

10:25 AM: Congress president-elect Rahul Gandhi will visit Jagannath Temple in Ahmedabad today.

10:19 AM: PM Modi to visit Ambaji Temple in Banaskantha today.

Ambaji Temple in Banaskantha (Image Courtesy: ANI)

10 AM: Prime Minister Narendra Modi to travel from Sabarmati River in Ahmedabad to Dharoi Dam via sea plane shortly.

9:40 AM: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be travelling in a sea-plane from Sabarmati river in Ahmedabad to Dharoi dam in Mehsana District shortly.

9:35 AM: PM Narendra Modi addressed a rally in Ahmedabad yesterday. He was denied roadshow for the same.

9:30 AM: PM Modi to travel from Sabarmati riverfront to Dharoi dam in the country’s first ever sea plane.

9:23 AM: Prime Minister Narendra Modi to travel from Sabarmati River in Ahmedabad to Dharoi Dam via sea plane, shortly.

Image courtesy: ANI
Image courtesy: ANI

9:20 AM: BJP and the Congress step up their campaign in Central and North Gujarat as the campaigning for the second phase of polls comes to a close as PM Modi will travel from Sabarmati River to Dharoi Dam via sea plane which is India’s first sea plane.

9:08 AM: PM Narendra to board sea plane from Sabarmati riverfront shortly.

8:59 AM: PM Modi to visit Ambaji Temple in sea plane after administration denies road show.

8:55 AM: Congress President Rahul Gandhi to hold a press conference in Ahmedabad at 1 PM, today. Rahul will be holding the conference after being denied to hold a road show.

8:50 AM: On Monday, Chief Minister Vijay Rupani said that this is for the first time in the history of the country that a sea-plane will land on a water body and that will be the Sabarmati river.

8:44 AM: Security beefed up at Sabarmati river ahead of PM modi’s visit today.

Image courtesy: ANI
Image courtesy: ANI

8:40 AM: Campaigning for second phase of Gujarat poll ends today; PM to take sea plane from Sabarmati river and land in Dharoi dam.

8:30 AM: Prime Minister Narendra Modi to travel from Sabarmati River in Ahmedabad to Dharoi Dam via sea plane, today. After that, he will offer prayers at Ambaji.

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    mandeep Singh
    Dec 12, 2017 at 12:26 pm
    Modi g your voters are not Adani's or Ambani's,they are common men doing their day to day works.do something for them also
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