Modi, Nitish to share stage for first time after mending ways

Jerome Frank
October 15, 2017

Nand Kishore Yadav further told to reporters that out of Rs 1.25 lakh crore of the total package announced by the prime minister narendra modi, 55 crore are allocated for road and rail projects which shows There is no shortage of money. "The Centre attaches topmost importance to the development of eastern India", Modi said.

The occasion is the centenary year celebration of the prestigious Patna University.

"I assure you the Centre and Bihar Government will do everything possible for Bihar's growth".

Modi said probably so much work in infrastructure has not been done in Bihar in such a short period of time after Independence.

PM Modi speaking at the programme to lay the Foundation Stone of Projects under Namami Gange and National Highway projects in Mokama, Bihar.

Kumar, who also spoke at the varsity function, said people of the state were keen that Patna University is made a central university.

PM Modi also said it was a "blot" that Indian universities do not figure among the top 500 of the world and noted that the government has chose to give autonomy and Rs 10,000 crore to top 10 public and private universities over the next five years to make them world-class.

"The commitment of Nitish Kumar towards the progress of Bihar is commendable".

What will happen if President Trump decertifies the Iran nuclear deal?
Those in favor of keeping the deal in place argue it's working and will prevent Iran from making nuclear weapons for 15 years. On Thursday, the House Foreign Affairs Committee approved sanctions targeting Iran's ballistic missiles development.

NBC's Seth Meyers to Trump Supporters: Stop Watching My Show; "Go Away"
Not only this, through his rap, the Lose Yourself star also urged fans to choose sides between him and Trump . The Rap god, Eminem took a hit on American President Donald Trump .

Tropical Storm Ophelia close to hurricane status
A named storm is classified as anything that becomes a tropical storm, which has sustained winds above 38 miles per hour . Ophelia will then run into an approaching deep-layer trough that will make the hurricane accelerate toward the northeast.

In his speech that lasted a little over 30 minutes, the Prime Minister stressed on the need for universities to give more emphasis on "learning and innovation" and give up old teaching methods which focused on "cramming students' minds with information".

The state BJP president has been hinting that a bonanza was on the cards, terming the prime minister's visit as a "Diwali gift" to the people of Bihar in general and Mokama in particular.

The four sewerage projects for which the foundation stone will be laid are Sewage Treatment Plant at Beur, Sewerage System with Sewer Network at Beur, Sewage Treatment Plant at Karmalichak, and Sewage Treatment Plant and Sewer Network at Saidpur - all in state capital Patna.

The universities will not be selected by the prime minister or a chief minister or any other political figure, he said, adding their potential will be assessed by a professional, third-party agency.

"I consider it my honour to visit Patna University and be among the students".

Referring to Ganga, Modi said: "If there was no Ganga, I do not know what condition our land would have been in". "They will be given Rs 10,000 crore in the next five years", Modi said.

PM will also lay foundation stone of the four-lane bridge on river Koshi between Birpur and Bihpur section in Supaul and two-lane road between Maheshkut and Purnia and four sewage treatment plants (STP) in Patna.

Other reports by Guamnewswatch

Discuss This Article

FOLLOW OUR NEWSPAPER