PM on two-day visit to Gujarat from tomorrow

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Modi was the chief minister of Gujarat when the massive quake hit the state on January 26, 2001. The Prime Minister also mentioned the Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Convention Center whose Foundation Stone was laid today.

The policy, whose finer details are still to be formalized, will initially allow the entry of private companies into the manufacture of submarines, fighter aircrafts and armored vehicles through foreign partnerships, a statement issued by the Defense Ministry said.

She said the programme, which has been named "Making of Developed India" or "Modifest", would be kicked off by Prime Minister Modi from Guwahati in Assam on May 26.

"The people, especially youth, will be apprised of the technology driven Central government schemes and facility will be provided to get the different APPs downloaded".

Apart from this, "Sabka Sath?" A "festival of democracy" will be organised in 900 places across the country.

The Prime Minister is also expected to be a guest at the inaugural session of "Transforming Agriculture for Wealth Creation in Africa" with nearly 3,000 delegates and participants present.

Later in June, Shah will be visiting Andaman and Nicobar Islands and Arunachal Pradesh, a state in the northeast, where BJP is trying to make inroads wresting power from Congress.

All Union ministers, including Rajnath Singh, Sushma Swaraj and Arun Jaitely, will also be leading campaigns in various parts of the country. A few of the prominent leaders to include heads of state who will be present include Senegal president Macky Sall; Benin Republic president Patrice Talon; and vice-president of Ivory Coast, Daniel Kablan Duncan among others. Urban Development Minister M Venkaiah Naidu will go to Bhubaneswar and Chhattisgarh, while Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu will participate in the events in West Bengal and Madhya Pradesh.

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath will be visiting Bihar, ruled by JD-U's Nitish Kumar.

BHOPAL: Mourning the untimely demise of Union environment minister Anil Madhav Dave, the state BJP has chose to avoid pomp and show while celebrating three years of Narendra Modi government at the Centre.Though the party has cancelled welfare festivals for beneficiaries, it has made a decision to continue with its door-to-door campaign to reach out to voters and publicise welfare schemes. It is trying to reach out to maximum people so that they could know about the good works done by the government.

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