PM in Arunachal, Tripura tomorrow

PM in Arunachal, Tripura tomorrow

Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in the state of Arunachal Pradesh on Thursday, to inaugurate the Dorjee Khandu State Convention Centre in Itanagar.

During the inauguration of the Convention Centre, the PM said, "This Centre is expected to become a significant landmark of Itanagar". "We must go to all states and that is why I went to Shillong for a North Eastern Council meeting and an important meeting related to agriculture was held in Sikkim".

Beijing will lodge a stern protest with New Delhi over a trip by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to a disputed area, an official said Thursday, months after the nuclear-armed neighbours ended a tense border standoff.

Modi said the Centre is taking up the Ayushman Bharat Yojana on mission mode to provide quality and affordable health care to almost 50 crore people across the country.

Complimenting Chief Minister Pema Khandu on the work he has done for the state, PM Modi said he has prepared a "top quality roadmap" on what the state will look like in 2027.

Lawmakers Campaigning gathered rate of knots in poll-bound northeastern states with the BJP kicking off its campaign in Nagaland and Congress leaders from many states reaching Meghalaya for Pre-Poll-campaigning.

The health sector needs special attention. "It is time to give India a health care system that makes quality treatment affordable within a limit of Rs 5 lakh per family", he said. He said the Union government is working towards building medical colleges in all parts of the nation.

For farmers, we are ensuring they get better access to markets, says PM. One aspect is human resource development, other is infra and there is also the need to use modern technology in the sector.

"This is more than a building, it is a vibrant centre that will further the aspirations of Arunachal Pradesh".

He also announced the renaming of the Naharlagun-New Delhi train as the Arunachal Pradesh Express, and said that "it will run twice a week".