New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Gujarat on October 19 and 20 and dedicate and lay the foundation stone of projects worth around Rs 15,670 crore.
At around 9:45 AM on Wednesday, the Prime Minister will inaugurate the DefExpo22 at Mahatma Mandir Convention and Exhibition Centre, Gandhinagar, the PMO said.
At the India Pavilion, the Prime Minister will unveil HTT-40 – the indigenous trainer aircraft designed by Hindustan Aeronautics Limited. The aircraft has state of art contemporary systems and has been designed with pilot friendly features.
During the programme, the Prime Minister will launch Mission DefSpace – to develop innovative solutions for the Defence Forces in the Space domain through industry and startups.
He will also lay the foundation stone of Deesa airfield in Gujarat. The forward airforce base will add on to the security architecture of the country.
The Prime Minister will launch the Mission Schools of Excellence at Adalaj at around 12 noon. The Mission has been conceived with a total outlay of 10,000 Crores.
During the event at Trimandir, Prime minister will launch projects worth around Rs 4260 crore.
The Mission will help strengthen education infrastructure in Gujarat through setting up of new classrooms, smart class rooms, computer labs and overall upgradation of infrastructure of schools in the State, the PMO said.
The Prime Minister will lay the foundation stone of various development projects worth around Rs 3580 crore in Junagadh at around 3:15 PM.
He will lay the foundation stone for improvement of coastal highways along with construction of missing links. In the first phase of this project, total highway length of over 270 Km will be covered across 13 districts.
Thereafter, at around 6 PM, he will inaugurate India Urban Housing Conclave 2022 and dedicate and lay the foundation stone of multiple key projects in Rajkot.
He will also inaugurate the exhibition of innovative construction practices in Rajkot at around 7:20 PM.
On Thursday at around 9:45 AM, the launch of Mission LiFE will be done by the Prime Minister at Kevadia. Envisaged by the Prime Minister, it is expected to be an India-led global mass movement that will nudge individual and collective action to protect and preserve the environment.
Here, the Prime Minister will have a bilateral meeting with UN Secretary General, Antonio Guterres. The Prime Minister will participate in the 10th Heads of Missions Conference in Kevadia at around 12 noon.
Thereafter, he will lay the foundation stone of various development initiatives at Vyara at around 3:45 PM.