Narendra Modi in Rajasthan LIVE Updates: Centre stands by flood affected people of state, says PM

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New Delhi | Updated: August 29, 2017 3:35:52 PM

Narendra Modi in Rajasthan LIVE Updates: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has arrived in Rajasthan's Udaipur today to inaugurate several projects.

Narendra Modi in Rajasthan LIVE Updates: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has arrived in Rajasthan’s Udaipur today to inaugurate several projects. (ANI)

Narendra Modi in Rajasthan LIVE Updates: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has arrived in Rajasthan’s Udaipur today to inaugurate several projects. The total outlay cost of these projects is estimated to be Rs 15,000 crore. PM Modi in a series of tweets yesterday said that he will inaugurate key National Highway projects during his visit. He added that during his Udaipur visit, he will be addressing a public meeting. PM Modi will also visit Pratap Gaurav Kendra which exhibits the valor and achievements of Maharana Pratap and pay his homage to the famous King of Mewar. The Prime Minister will inaugurate 11 completed National Highway projects, covering a total length of about 873 km, a Rajasthan government spokesman said in Jaipur.

Track LIVE updates of PM Narendra Modi’s visit to Rajasthan:
2:40 pm: PM Narendra Modi thanked the gathering after the end of his address.

2:31 pm: After Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived today, he was received by Governor Kalyan Singh and Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje even as he arrived in Rajasthan’s Udaipur.

2:27 pm: Good roads will help Rajasthan in particular. Tourism will get a big boost due to a strong roads network in the state: PM Modi

2:25 pm: With a tourist comes economic opportunities for the locals: PM Narendra Modi

2:18 pm: Better roads will help our farmers immensely. This is one of the reasons why Atal Ji dreamt of strong roads network across India: PM Narendra Modi

2:17 pm: To take India to newer heights, the role of infrastructure, railways, roads is very important: PM Narendra Modi.

2:15 pm: We know very well that if we need our country to reach new heights, we have to modernize our entire system: PM Modi says in Udaipur

2:07 pm: Some of the projects being inaugurated were pending for years. Our focus is on timely completion. We will complete projects we begin: PM Narendra Modi.

2:04 pm: The number of projects being inaugurated today is a matter of joy: PM Narendra Modi.

2:02 pm: PM Modi further says, ”We are standing shoulder to shoulder with the people of Rajasthan who are battling the floods. We have assured all possible support.”

2:01 pm: PM Narendra Modi addresses people saying, “I am delighted to be in this Veer Bhumi. I bow to the brave people of this land.”

2:00 pm: The Prime Minister has begun his speech in Udaipur.

1:50 pm: Rajasthan is a family. We are all together moving on the path of progress: CM Vasundhara Raje #ModiAtUdaipur #RisingRajasthan

1:49 pm: Our focus is to make Rajasthan ODF. I thank PM for allocating resources for the smart cities in Rajasthan: CM Vasundhara Raje

11:46 pm: In Rajasthan we are focussing on Digital India and providing water to our farmers, says CM Vasundhara Raje.

1:45 pm: CM Vasundhara Raje further said, ”We in Rajasthan have embraced Mantra of Sabka Saath, Sabka Vikas. We have transformed the education sector.”

1:43 pm: CM Vasundhara Raje said, ” PM @narendramodi’s name is synonymous with trust. Based on PM’s vision, we are poised to usher in a New India.”

1:41 pm: CM Vasundhara Raje while addressing the crowd said that it is because of PM Narendra Modi’s determination your determination and will power that India is today considered as a world power.

1:37 pm: CM Vasundhara Raje is at the juncture addressing the crowd in Udaipur.

1:27 pm: PM Narendra Modi to inaugurate 6-lane cable-stayed bridge across River Chambal at Kota, Rajasthan shortly. Checkout pictures here

1:25 pm: Nitin Gadhkari is presently addressing the crowd in Udaipur.

1:19 pm: Meanwhile the Ministry of External Affair has said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Xiamen in China to attend BRICS summit from September 3-5

1:13 pm: PM Narendra Modi by BJP senior leaders in Udaipur, Rajasthan.

1:10 pm: PM Modi will lay the foundation stone for Rs 15,000 crore National Highway projects.

1:04 pm: PM Modi visits an exhibition in Udaipur on National Highway Projects; Union Minister Nitin Gadkari and Rajasthan CM Vasundhara Raje also present.

1:03 pm: Governor Shri Kalyan Singh, CM Vasundhara Raje and others welcomed PM Narendra Modi to Udaipur. #ModiAtUdaipur #RisingRajasthan

12:58 pm: Ashok Gehlot further in his tweet said, ” How ludicrous is this, the PM Modi would be relaunching projects started by previous Congress just to win false acclaim.”

12:57 pm: General Secretary AICC, Former Chief Minister Rajasthan Ashok Gehlot in a tweet said, ” It’s vry unfortunate for Rajasthan the PM hd no time to visit durng floods bt he is cmng to inaugurate projects wch hv bn alrdy inaugurated.”

12:47 pm: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today paid tribute to hockey legend Major Dhyan Chand on his birth anniversary and also launched the National Sports Talent Search portal.

12:44 pm: Narendra Modi has arrived in Udaipur after this he will be inaugrating and laying foundation of key National Highway projects.

12:34 pm: PM Modi arrives in Rajasthan’s Udaipur; to inaugurate & lay foundation of key National Highway projects, to address a public meeting shortly

12:13 pm: CM Vasundhara Raje tweeted:

11:59 am: High-security measures have been put in place at the Udaipur airport, Khel Gaon and along the route the prime minister’s convoy would follow, officials said.

11:54 am: Prime Minister Narendra Modi would also dedicate 11 completed NH projects, covering a total length of about 873 km, to the nation, according to government.

11:51 am: Prime minister Narendra Modi would be addressing a gathering at Khel Gaon in Rajasthan’s lake city and lay the foundation of various development projects,a government spokesperson had said.

10:27 am: In addition, PM Narendra Modi will perform bhoomi poojan for six NH projects of about 556 km, according to the Ministry statement said.
10:19 am: Ministry of Road Transport and Highways further said, ” He will dedicate to the nation 11 completed National Highway projects totalling a length of about 873 km.”

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10:17 am: The Ministry of Road Transport and Highways in a statement had earlier said, ”The prime minister is scheduled to visit Udaipur on August 29… The PM will inaugurate and do bhoomi poojan for NH projects worth Rs 15,000 crore in Rajasthan…”

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10:08 am: Earlier, Union Minister of Road Transport & Highways and Shipping Nitin Gadkari had tweeted about the inaugural ceremony of Chambal bridge in Udaipur, Rajasthan.

10:04 am: Mansukh Mandaviya tweeted about the inaugration for which PM Narendra Modi is visiting Rajasthan.

9:56 am: CM Vasundhara Raje further tweeted:

9:53 am: PM Narendra Modi tweeted, ” The National Sports Talent Search Portal gives essential direction & support to youngsters to pursue their sporting aspirations and shine.”

9:49 pm: On Hockey Wizard Dhyan Chand’s birthday PM Narendra Modi paid tribute to the exemplary sportsman.

9:47 am: Meanwhile PM Narendra Modi today in a series of tweet congratulated all sportsperson and sports enthusiast for their vigour and passion.

9:43 am: Here is what CM of Rajasthan Vasundhara Raje tweeted; take a look

9:42 am: PM Narendra Modi will also visit the Pratap Gaurav Kendra which provides information, through various exhibits, about the life, valour and achievements of Maharana Pratap, the famous King of the erstwhile kingdom of Mewar.

9:30 am: According to PMO spokesoerson a 4-laning of Rajsamand- Bhilwara section of NH-758 will also be inaugrated today.

8:59 pm: The total outlay on these projects is estimated to be over Rs. 15,000 crore.

8:55 pm : CM Vasundhara Raje was accompanied by state Home Minister Gulab Chand Kataria, PWD Minister Yunus Khan and DGP Ajit Singh during the inspection.

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8:54 am: Ahead of the prime minister’s visit, Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje reached Udaipur today to take stock of the arrangements.

8:50 am: Among the important projects for which the foundation stone will be laid is the Jaipur Ring Road.

8:48 pm: A 4-laning of Gomati Chauraha-Udaipur section of NH-8 will also be inaugurated.

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8:46 pm: Among the projects being inaugurated is a 6-lane cable stayed bridge across river Chambal at Kota.

8:42 pm: PM Narendra Modi on Monday night in a series of tweets announced about his Rajasthan visit.

8:37 PM: During his visit Narendra Modi will also perform ground-breaking ceremony for six NH projects, covering a distance of about 556 km, said the spokesman in a release.

8:30 am: PM Narendra Modi will visit Rajasthan today to inaugurate and lay the foundation stones of several major projects.

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