Prime Minister Narendra Modi is in Bihar on Saturday to address the Centenary Celebrations of Patna University. He will also visit Mokama, where he will lay the foundation stone of four sewerage projects under the Namami Gange programme; and four National Highway projects. He will also address a public meeting later in the day.
The four sewerage projects include Sewage Treatment Plant at Beur, Sewerage System with Sewer Network at Beur, Sewage Treatment Plant at Karmalichak and STP and Sewer Network at Saidpur. The total outlay of these projects will be over Rs 3,700 crore.
The four National Highway projects for which foundation stone will be laid include:
*Four-laning of Aunta–Simariya section of NH-31 and the construction of six-lane Ganga Setu.
*Four-laning of Bakhtiyarpur-Mokama section of NH-31.
*Two-lane construction of Maheshkhunt-Saharsa-Purnea section of NH 107.
*Two-lane construction of Biharsharif-Barbigha-Mokama section of NH-82.