PM Modi flagged off the south’s first Vande Bharat categorical in Bengaluru at this time. He additionally inaugurated the swanky new Terminal 2 of the Kempegowda Worldwide Airport on the outskirts of the town.
New Delhi,UPDATED: Nov 11, 2022 14:49 IST
PM Modi flagged off southern India’s first Vande Bharat categorical, unveiled a 108-foot statue of Kempegowda and inaugurated the glitzy new terminal 2 of the Bengaluru airport.
: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has a jam-packed itinerary for the subsequent two days as he embarks on a go to to 4 southern states – Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana — on Friday.
Throughout his tour of the 4 southern states from November 11-12, PM Modi flagged off the south’s first Vande Bharat categorical, inaugurated an airport terminal and is slated to launch improvement tasks price over Rs 25,000 crore.
First on the Prime Minister’s agenda is BJP-ruled Karnataka. PM Modi started his programme on Friday morning by paying floral tributes to the statues of saint-poets Kanaka Dasa and Maharshi Valmiki at state secretariat Vidhana Soudha in Bengaluru.
He then headed to Kranthiveera Sangolli Rayanna (KSR) Railway Station, the place he flagged off the Mysuru-Chennai Vande Bharat Specific. That is the fifth Vande Bharat Specific practice within the nation and the primary one in south India. It’s anticipated to boost connectivity between the commercial hub of Chennai and the tech and start-up hub of Bengaluru and the well-known vacationer metropolis of Mysuru.
He additionally flagged off the Bharat Gaurav Kashi Darshan practice. In line with the PMO launch, Karnataka is the primary state to take up this practice underneath the Bharat Gaurav scheme through which the Authorities of Karnataka and Ministry of Railways are working collectively to ship pilgrims from the state to Kashi.
Later within the day, PM Modi unveiled the 108-feet bronze statue of the town’s founder, Nadaprabhu Kempegowda, referred to as the ‘Statue of Prosperity.’
He inaugurated Terminal 2 of the Worldwide Airport on the outskirts of Bengaluru, constructed at a value of round Rs 5,000 crore.
Terminal 2 is alleged to have been designed as a tribute to the “Backyard metropolis” of Bengaluru and the passenger expertise is supposed to be a “stroll within the backyard.” The terminal is anticipated to double the passenger dealing with capability of the airport to 5-6 crore passengers every year, from the present capability of about 2.5 crore.
The Prime Minister can even handle a public assembly through which lakhs of persons are anticipated to participate. Elaborate safety preparations have been made throughout the town and the venues of the occasions which Modi will likely be attending.
PM Modi’s go to is politically vital for the ruling BJP in Karnataka, with about nearly 5 months for the Meeting polls within the state, because the saffron celebration hopes to return to energy.
The PM will then depart for Dindigul in neighbouring Tamil Nadu, the place he’ll attend the thirty sixth convocation ceremony of Gandhigram Rural Institute.
On Saturday, he’ll inaugurate and lay the muse stone of a number of tasks price over Rs 10,500 crore at Visakhapatnam in Andhra Pradesh.
PM Modi can even go to the RFCL plant in Ramagundam, Telangana and inaugurate and lay the muse stone of assorted rail and street tasks price over Rs 9,500 crore there.
(Inputs from PTI, ANI)