Tribune News Service
New Delhi, September 13
Ahead of the Assembly elections in Bihar, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday Modi devoted to the nation three petroleum sector tasks value about Rs 900 crore through video-conferencing
The Prime Minister additionally praised Chief Minister Nitish Kumar for ushering in ‘sushasan’ (good governance) and expressed confidence that the nice work would proceed underneath the management of the JD(U) chief.
Takes a dig at Lalu
Bihar has for lengthy been suffering from a peculiar mindset. Road tasks have been frowned upon and other people used to ask what do these have to supply those that stroll on foot and would not have automobiles, Modi mentioned in a veiled reference to Lalu Prasad, who used to venture himself as a luddite.
The Prime Minister mentioned Nitish’s efforts would take Bihar and East India on the trail of growth.
He inaugurated the 193-km extension of the LPG pipeline from Durgapur in West Bengal to Banka in Bihar and two LPG bottling vegetation in Banka and in East Champaran’s Harsiddhi
Last week, the Prime Minister launched the PM Matsya Sampada Yojana, e-Gopala app and a number of other initiatives linked to analysis in fisheries manufacturing, dairy, animal husbandry and agriculture within the poll-bound state.
2 bottling vegetation inaugurated
PM Narendra Modi inaugurated the 193-km extension of the LPG pipeline from Durgapur in West Bengal to Banka in Bihar and two LPG bottling vegetation in Banka and in East Champaran’s Harsiddhi.
Without naming the opposition RJD or its chief Lalu Prasad, and the occasion’s ally — the Congress — Modi blamed the states 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.
Infrastructure has improved. New medical and engineering schools, legislation institutes and polytechnics have come up. Nitish Kumar has a vital function to play in guaranteeing that the method continues, he mentioned.
Referring to the Covid pandemic and the large-scale return of migrants that came about through the lockdown, Modi mentioned: “The crisis gave us opportunities. We can think of new employment generation avenues by setting in motion rapid economic activity.”
The BJP has declared it should contest the meeting polls in Bihar with Kumar because the coalition’s chief ministerial face.
(with inputs from PTI)