The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, today launched development projects at Sahebganj in Jharkhand.
He laid the Foundation Stone of a 4-lane bridge over the River Ganga, and a multi-modal terminal. The multi-modal terminal is an important component of the development of the National-Waterway 1 from Varanasi to Haldia.
The Prime Minister inaugurated the 311 kilometre Govindpur-Jamtara-Dumka-Sahebganj highway; and dedicated to the nation, a solar power facility at Sahebganj District Court Premises and Sahebganj District Hospital.
The Prime Minister also symbolically distributed certificates of appointment to constables of the Paharia Special India Reserve Battalion; and Smartphones to women entrepreneurs of Self-Help Groups.
Speaking on the occasion, the Prime Minister said that these development projects will benefit the Santhal Pargana area, and lead to greater empowerment of the tribal communities. He said that the poor in India wish to lead a life of dignity, and seek opportunities to prove themselves. He said that he had full faith in their capability.
The Prime Minister said that an era of honesty has begun in India. He sought the people’s blessings in his endeavour to ensure that the poor get their due.
Through development, we want to serve the tribal communities. Quicker development will lead to quicker empowerment: PM #ProgressiveJharkhand— PMO India (@PMOIndia) April 6, 2017
Today we begin work on a big project over the Ganga, that will link Bihar and Jharkhand. This project will ensure faster development: PM— PMO India (@PMOIndia) April 6, 2017
One of the major things these projects will do is provide employment to people of Jharkhand. Skill development will also be boosted: PM— PMO India (@PMOIndia) April 6, 2017
As far as infrastructure is concerned, we are ensuring that the infrastructure is also environment friendly: PM #ProgressiveJharkhand— PMO India (@PMOIndia) April 6, 2017
LED bulbs not only save energy but also electricity bills: PM @narendramodi— PMO India (@PMOIndia) April 6, 2017
The poor of India want to lead a life of dignity and they want opportunities to prove themselves. I have faith in their skills: PM pic.twitter.com/VTzlAlmqK3— PMO India (@PMOIndia) April 6, 2017
Those who have looted the poor will have to return to the poor what they have looted. I need your blessings for this: PM @narendramodi— PMO India (@PMOIndia) April 6, 2017
'Imandari Ka Yug' has started in India. A good life can be led even without looting the poor: PM @narendramodi— PMO India (@PMOIndia) April 6, 2017