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PM Modi declares Modhera in Gujarat as India’s first 24×7 solar-powered village

Addressing a rally here after that, Modi said Modhera was known for the Sun temple, now it will also be known as solar-powered village.

PM Modi declares Modhera in Gujarat as India’s first 24×7 solar-powered village
Assembly elections in the Bharatiya Janata Party-ruled Gujarat are scheduled to be held by the end of this year.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday declared Modhera in Gujarat’s Mehsana district as India’s first 24×7 solar-powered village.

Addressing a rally here after that, Modi said Modhera was known for the Sun temple, now it will also be known as solar-powered village.

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Making Modhera the country’s first round-the-clock solar-powered village involved developing a ground-mounted solar power plant and more than 1,300 rooftop solar systems on residential and government buildings, a government release said.

Assembly elections in the Bharatiya Janata Party-ruled Gujarat are scheduled to be held by the end of this year.

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First published on: 09-10-2022 at 18:13 IST