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Modi on project blitz in poll-bound Assam, Bengal

Source: ANI   -  Edited By: Utkarsh Mishra
Last updated on: February 22, 2021 08:41 IST
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Prime Minister Narendra Damodardas Modi will visit Assam and West Bengal, which will go to the polls in a few weeks's time, on Monday to lay foundation stones for several projects.


IMAGE: Bharatiya Janata Party members take part in a 'Run for Modi' rally in Kolkata, Februry 21, 2021. Photograph: Ashok Bhaumik/PTI Photo

In Assam, Modi will dedicate the INDMAX Unit at Indian Oil's Bongaigaon Refinery, Oil India Limited's Secondary Tank Farm at Madhuban, Dibrugarh and a Gas Compressor Station at Hebeda Village, Makum, Tinsukia.

He will also inaugurate the Dhemaji Engineering College and lay the foundation stone for Sualkuchi Engineering College.

In West Bengal, Modi will inaugurate the extension of the Metro Railway from Noapara to Dakshineswar, and flag off the first service on this stretch.

This extension will ease access to the famous Kali temples at Kalighat and Dakshineswar.

Modi will also inaugurate the third line between Kalaikunda and Jhargram over a stretch of 30 km of the 132 km long Kharagpur-Adityapur Third Line Project of South Eastern Railway.

He will dedicate the doubling of the Azimganj to Khargraghat Road section, which is a part of the Howrah-Bandel-Azimganj section of Eastern Railway.

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Source: ANI  -  Edited By: Utkarsh Mishra
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