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Prime Minister Mr. Narendra Modi inaugurates, lays foundation stone of multiple projects in Varanasi

  • IBEF
  • July 11, 2022

According to a press release from the Prime Minister's Office, Prime Minister Mr. Narendra Modi inaugurated and laid the foundations for numerous projects totaling more than Rs. 1,800 crores (US$ 227.18 million) on July 7 during a ceremony held at the Dr. Sampurnanand Sports Stadium in Sigra, Varanasi.

Some of these projects were:

  • Initiatives under Varanasi Smart City and Urban Projects
  • Re-development of Namo Ghat in Phase-I along with the construction of bathing jetty
  • Conversion of diesel and petrol engines of 500 boats into CNG
  • Re-development of Kameshwar Mahadev ward of Old Kashi and over 600 EWS flats constructed in village Harhua, Dasepur
  • New vending zone and urban place prepared under Lahartara-Chowka Ghat Flyover
  • Tourist facility and market complex at Dashashwamedh Ghat
  • 33/11 KV Substation at Nagwa under IPDS Work Phase-3
  • Development work of the Sarnath Buddhist Circuit
  • Synthetic athletic track and synthetic basketball court in Dr. Bhim Rao Ambedkar Sports Complex

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