Prime Minister Narendra Modi to launch key projects in Puducherry and Tamil Naidu.
Narendra Modi will introduce and establish a framework stone of a few key activities in Puducherry and Tamil Nadu, the Union lodging and metropolitan issues service said on Thursday, in front of the Prime Minister's visit toward the southern Union Territory and its adjoining state on the day.
"Narendra Modi to launch and lay the base stone of several projects in Tamil Nadu and Puducherry today. Under PM Awas Yojana (Urban), apartments at Veerapandi and Thirukumaran Nagar in Tiruppur, Rajakkur Phase-II in Madurai, and Irungalur in Trichy to be initiated," the Hardeep Singh Puri-headed service said on Thursday.
Before the day, PM Modi tweeted, "Leaving for Puducherry and Tamil Nadu to initiate advancement works that will promote 'Simplicity of Living' and financial development."
"India is proud of Tamil Nadu's commitment towards public advancement. The energetic Tamil culture is well known worldwide. The focal Government is respected to be working for TN's development. Will be in Coimbatore tomorrow to introduce different ventures," he had tweeted on Wednesday.
In Tamil Nadu, the head administrator will devote to the country the Neyveli New Thermal Power Project - a lignite-based force plant intended for a power age limit of 1000 MW with two units of 500 MW limit each. Worked at an expense of about Rs 8,000 crore, the pit head power plant will use lignite as fuel from the current mines of Neyveli, which have adequate lignite holds for meeting the lifetime prerequisite of the undertaking, the assertion said.
The plant has been intended for 100% debris usage and the force produced would profit Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, and Puducherry, with Tamil Nadu having a significant portion of around 65%, it said.
As per the schedule, PM Modi will arrive in Puducherry in the first half of the day, at around 11.30 am, and, later in Coimbatore at around 4.30 pm. In Puducherry, the Prime Minister will establish the framework stones for four-laning of NH45-A, Minor Port, and Synthetic Athletic Track at Indira Gandhi Sports Complex and so on In Coimbatore, in the meantime, he will establish the framework stone of various foundation projects worth over ?12,400 crores