Prime Minister Narendra Modi reached his parliamentary constituency Varanasi on Thursday. During this, PM Modi inaugurated 78 projects in Varanasi and gave development projects worth Rs 1583 crore to the people here. Addressing the public, the PM said that today Uttar Pradesh is the state with the highest testing of corona in the entire country. Uttar Pradesh is the state with the highest number of vaccinations in the entire country.
PM Modi said, ‘I am especially grateful to my colleagues in Kashi, from the administration here to the entire team of Corona warriors. The way you mobilized day and night to make arrangements in Kashi, it is a great service. The way in which UP handled the second wave of corona, the way in which the population of the country’s largest state is more than dozens of big countries of the world, preventing the spread of corona infection is unprecedented.
1 lakh crore fund created for modern agricultural infrastructure
The Prime Minister said, ‘The government in UP today is running on development not on corruption and nepotism. That is why today in UP, the people are getting the benefits of the schemes directly. Today new industries are being invested in UP, employment opportunities are increasing. The special fund of Rs 1 lakh crore that has been created for modern agricultural infrastructure in the country will now benefit our agricultural markets as well. This is a big step towards making the system of agricultural markets of the country modern and convenience-rich.
UP preferred destination for Make in India: PM
The Prime Minister said, “Uttar Pradesh is emerging as a leading investment destination in the country. Till a few years ago, in which UP was considered difficult to do business, today UP is becoming a favorite place for Make in India. These facilities, which present the history, architecture, craftsmanship, every such information in an attractive way, will be of great use to the devotees.
Work to build 550 oxygen plants in UP continues
PM Modi said, ‘Broadcast of Aarti at Ganga Ghat and at Kashi Vishwanath Temple will be possible in the entire city through big screens. Today some more links are being added to the medical infrastructure of Kashi. Today Kashi is getting new hospitals related to the medical treatment of women and children. Out of this, 100 beds capacity is being added in BHU and 50 beds in district hospital.
The Prime Minister said that today the city of Kashi is becoming a big medical hub of Purvanchal. For the treatment of which once had to go to Delhi and Mumbai, their treatment is also available in Kashi today. At present, the work of building about 550 oxygen plants in UP is going on in full swing. Today 14 oxygen plants have also been dedicated here in Banaras. The infrastructure related to cleanliness and health is being prepared in UP. Today, UP is witnessing unprecedented improvement in medical infrastructure, whether it is village health centres, medical colleges, AIIMS.
UP fought Corona with all its might: PM
The Prime Minister said, ‘The last few months have been very difficult for all of us. The changed and dangerous form of the corona virus attacked with full force. But UP, including Kashi, faced such a big crisis with full potential. Today I have got the opportunity to lay the foundation stone and inaugurate projects worth more than Rs 15,000 crore related to the development of Kashi. Whatever is happening for the development of Banaras, everything is going on with the blessings of Mahadev and the efforts of the people of Banaras.