PM Narendra Modi interacted with the Corporators from Varanasi Parliamentary Constituency in Delhi. Earlier in the month, he also met the village pradhans (heads) from his parliamentary constituency in Varanasi. During his meet at his residence in the capital, he had encouraged each head to work towards improving the conditions of their respective villages including complete vaccination and cleanliness. He also asked them to ensure zero school dropouts urging to not differentiate between their daughters and sons.
The group of village heads also planted a tree during his visit to celebrate the birth of a girl child. Prime Minister Narendra Modi had asked the villagers to share their experiences with the parliament and the residents of Varanasi.
PM Modi had also asked the Uttar Pradesh government to speed up work in widening the poorly-constructed national highway connecting Varanasi and Gorakhpur. At his PRAGATI meeting, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had asked the UP government to distribute the compensation according to land needs.