PM Modi on a two-day visit to Gujarat from Saturday

PM Modi on a two-day visit to Gujarat from Saturday

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi will begin his two-day sojourn to poll-bound homestate of Gujarat from Saturday.During his couple of days in the state, Modi is expected to directly address nearly eight lakh people at four different places and three regions of the state.The Prime Minister would begin his fresh leg of campaigning by paying respects at Dwarkadheesh temple. After offering prayers, he would lay foundation stone for a sealink bridge between coastal town of Okha and Bet Dwarka island.

Bet Dwarka is an island located couple of km from Dwarkadheesh temple and is frequented by innumerable pilgrims visiting this temple town of Lord Krishna. Currently, the pilgrims cross the seas via boats operated by private operators and Gujarat Maritime Board. The new bridge would connect both the pilgrim centers.The PM would then lay foundation stone for construction of a Rs 2500-crore Rajkot International Airport on the outskirts of biggest city in Saurashtra.

He would also address a public rally at pilgrim town of Chotila in Surendranagar district. Interestingly, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi, who was in Saurashtra region for three-day campaign too had begun his yatra from Dwarka temple and also visited Chotila to say prayers at temple of local deity and address a public rally.The Prime Minister would end his day by inaugurating the new building of Indian Institute of Technolo...

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