PM Narendra Modi will lay the foundation stone for developmental projects amounting to Rs 614 crore in Varanasi on November 9, said PMO.
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate and lay the foundation stone of various development projects in Varanasi on November 9 at 10:30 AM via video conferencing. The total cost implication of these projects is Rs 614 crores, the PMO said in a statement.
The Prime Minister will also interact with the beneficiaries of these projects during the event. Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adiyanath will also be present on the occasion.
The projects to be inaugurated include Sarnath Light and Sound show, upgradation of Lal Bahadur Shastri Hospital Ramnagar, sewerage related works, infrastructure facilities for protection and conservation of cows, multipurpose seed storehouse, agriculture produce warehouse of 100 MT, IPDS phase 2, a housing complex for players in Sampurnanand Stadium, Varanasi city smart lighting work, along with 105 Anganwadi Kendras and 102 Gau Ashray Kendras.
During the event, PM Modi will also lay the foundation stone for projects including the redevelopment of Dashashwamedh Ghat and Khidkiya Ghat, barracks for PAC police force, redevelopment of certain wards of Kashi, parking facility along with the redevelopment of a park in Beniya Bagh, upgradation of the multi-purpose hall in Girija Devi Sanskritik Sankul, repair work of roads in the city and development of tourist places.
On Sunday, PM Modi will inaugurate the Ro-Pax terminal at Hazira and flag off Ro-Pax ferry service between Hazira and Ghogha in Gujarat on November 28 at 11 am via video conferencing.
The Ro-Pax Terminal being inaugurated at Hazira is 100 meters in length and 40 meters wide. It was built at an estimated cost of Rs 25 crore. The terminal has wide-ranging facilities including administrative office building, parking area, substation and water tower etc.