• Junagadh to get medical college • CM throws open newly-built revenue seva sadan, police bhavan, district panchayat bhavan • CM flagged off grand rally of 10,000 girl students • 10865 development works worth Rs.2050 crore for Junagadh district
Amid great zeal and zest Chief Minister Narendra Modi joined people at state-level celebration in Junagadh district today on the eve of 66th Independence Day.
Junagadh city and district wore an unprecedented patriotic look right from the morning till night. Mr. Modi who reached Junagadh in the morning interacted with district farmers via video conferencing and addressed youth and women congregation.
CM interacts with farmers via video conference, Exhorts them to go high-tech farming
Chief Minister Narendra Modi interacted with the farmers via video conference and launched ‘ICT launching of life’ project of Junagadh Agricultural University. The session was live-telecasted in all 18,000 villages of the State.
Unveiling the agricultural development work plan of Junagadh university Chief Minister said that Gujarat has received 36 MHz satellite transponder from the government of India which has been successfully used by the state in providing agro scientists’ guidance to the farmers of remote places and for providing long distance education.
He exuded faith that state’s efforts for providing solutions to farmers regarding their farming related issues will be helpful to them. He said that due to the efforts like Krishi Mahotsav and water conservation the state’s agriculture growth rate has been consistently remained over 10%. He hoped that Gujarat’s progressive farmers will show path of agriculture revolution to the farmers of the country.
He said the state government will spare no efforts in helping farmers and safeguarding speech-less animals during the times of water scarcity.