Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated eight projects, including an Integrated Check Post at Moreh and Dolaithabi Barrage Project at Maraori area, besides laying foundation stones for five projects including two floodlighting systems at Khuman Lampak sports complex during a public meeting in Imphal on Friday.
The Prime Minister also inaugurated 400kV double circuit Silchar-Imphal line. He laid the foundation stone of projects like Infrastructure Development of Dhanamanjuri University in Imphal, sports facilities and others. Addressing the gathering here, Prime Minister Modi reiterated the government’s vision of ‘Sabka Saath, Sabka Vikas’, while stating that steps are being taken to ensure that no region or individual remains untouched from development. “When I became the Prime Minister in 2014, I pledged to complete the projects stalled for decades. We employed technology to discuss issues stalling the projects. Today, we are working towards completing projects worth over Rs 12 lakh crore,” Prime Minister Modi said. ”
I have visited the Northeast region nearly 30 times in last four-and-half years. I really like talking and meeting people here. I don’t need to ask for reports from officers, I get it directly from you people,” he added.
Modi said that his government is completing almost all the important projects not only in Manipur but also in North East.
Chief Minister N Biren, Deputy Chief Minister Y Joykumar, cabinet ministers and Assembly Speaker Y Khemchand besides state BJP chief Kh Bhabananda who is a Rajya Sabha MP were also present.
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