Patna, September 13
Ahead of the meeting elections in Bihar, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday gave Chief Minister Nitish Kumar a pat on his again for ushering in ‘sushasan’ (good governance) and expressed confidence that the great work will proceed beneath the management of the JD(U) chief.
Modi devoted to the nation three petroleum sector tasks price about Rs 900 crore by way of video conferencing.
Without naming the opposition RJD or its chief Lalu Prasad, and the occasion’s ally the Congress, Modi blamed the state’s backwardness on a mindset which made them sneer at financial progress and thought lip-service was sufficient when it got here to the betterment of the poor.
“Bihar has for long been plagued by a peculiar mindset. Road projects were frowned upon and people used to ask what do these have to offer those who walk on foot and do not have vehicles,” Modi mentioned in a veiled reference to Prasad, who used to venture himself as a luddite in what was considered as a wily try and endear himself to the plenty.
“Such indifference to progress also took its toll on higher education. But the last 15 years have been of ‘sushasan’. Infrastructure has improved. New medical and engineering colleges, law institutes and polytechnics have come up. Nitish Kumar has a very important role to play in ensuring that the process continues,” Modi added.
The BJP has declared it’ll contest the meeting polls in Bihar with Kumar because the coalition’s chief ministerial face.
Referring to the coronavirus pandemic and the large-scale return of migrants that passed off throughout the lockdown, Bihar accounting for a big a part of them, Modi mentioned, this disaster had additionally introduced us with alternatives. We can consider new employment technology avenues by setting in movement fast financial exercise.
Modi inaugurated the 193 km extension of the LPG pipeline from Durgapur in West Bengal to Banka in Bihar, and two LPG bottling crops in Banka and in East Champaran’s Harsiddhi. PTI