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PM Modi in HP Highlights: Hydropower projects part of climate-friendly new India, says PM Modi

PM Narendra Modi Himachal Pradesh, Mandi Visit Highlights: These projects aim to tap the hydropower potential of the region and are worth Rs 11,281 crore.

By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi |
Updated: December 27, 2021 2:52:33 pm
Prime Minister Narendra Modi Monday addressed a rally at Paddal ground in Mandi.

PM Narendra Modi in Mandi, Himachal Pradesh Highlights: Prime Minister Narendra Modi Monday addressing a rally in Mandi said that the hydropower projects inaugurated are a part of the climate-friendly new India and aim at conserving the environment. Modi also highlighted that the country’s efforts towards conserving the environment along with building developmental infrastructure is being recognized globally.

Modi addressed the rally after inaugurating 287 investment projects worth over Rs 28,197 crores. Modi said the last four years of Jai Ram Thakur-led government has seen the state transform rapidly. Despite the pandemic, development has not stopped in the state, Modi added.

Modi also laid the foundation of the Rs 6,700-crore Renukaji Dam project along with several other developmental projects. The dam will substantially add to the water supply of Delhi. The Luhri Stage 1 Hydro Power Project, Dhaulasidh Hydro Power Project and Sawra-Kuddu Hydro Power Project were also inaugurated. These projects aim to tap the hydropower potential of the region and are worth Rs 11,281 crore.

Before launching the projects, Modi attended the second ground-breaking ceremony of Himachal Pradesh’s Global Investors’ Meet. “The meet is expected to give a boost to investments in the region through projects worth around Rs 28,000 crore.

 

 

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14:36 (IST)27 Dec 2021
Himachal Pradesh played a vital role in vaccine rollout: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressing a rally in Mandi said Himachal Pradesh is one of the most important pharmaceutical hubs in the country and has helped in India medicine export to the world during the pandemic. The state played an important role in sending vaccines to different parts of the country as well as for foreign nations in need.

14:10 (IST)27 Dec 2021
Govt. working towards managing single-use plastic: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Monday addressing a rally in Mandi said that the Centre is working towards tackling the problem of single-use plastic in Himachal Pradesh. Along with the nationwide campaign against single-use plastic, our government is also working on plastic waste management, he said.

14:08 (IST)27 Dec 2021
World recognizes India's efforts in conserving environment: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Monday addressing a rally in Mandi said that the country’s efforts towards conserving the environment along with building developmental infrastructure is being recognized globally.

14:07 (IST)27 Dec 2021
Hydropower projects inaugurated are part of climate-friendly new India: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Monday addressing a rally in Mandi said that the hydropower projects inaugurated are in line with the climate friendly new India and aim at conserving the environment.

13:53 (IST)27 Dec 2021
Himachal Pradesh transformed rapidly alongside fighting pandemic: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Monday addressing a rally in Mandi said that the development and transformation of Himachal Pradesh under BJP has not stopped despite the pandemic. Several developmental projects have come up in the state, and infrastucture has improved drastically under the Jai Ram Thakur government, Modi added.

13:46 (IST)27 Dec 2021
PM Modi addresses rally in Mandi, congratulates Jai Ram Thakur for completing 4 years as CM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Monday addressed a rally at Paddal ground in Mandi town after inaugurating 287 investment projects worth over Rs 28,197 crores. Modi congratulated the state government for completing 4 years. He said that the last 4 years have seen the state transform rapidly under the leadership of Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur.

13:40 (IST)27 Dec 2021
PM Modi lays foundation of projects worth over Rs 28,000 crores in Mandi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday attended the ground breaking ceremony for 287 investment projects worth over Rs 28,197 crores in Himachal Pradesh's Mandi to mark the fourth anniversary of the Jai Ram Thakur-led BJP government in the state.
   

13:29 (IST)27 Dec 2021
First time in history a PM is inaugurating developmental projects worth Rs 11,000 crore in one day: Jai Ram Thakur

Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur on Monday while a crowd in Mandi said that it is the first time in history that a prime minister is inaugurating developmental projects worth Rs 11,000 crore in a single day.

13:27 (IST)27 Dec 2021
CM Jai Ram Thakur marks golden jubilee of Himachal Pradesh’s statehood, welcomes PM Modi

Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur on Monday celebrated the Golden Jubilee of the state and said that has reformed in every sector and benefited its citizens. Thakur also welcomed Prime Minister Narendra Modi and thanked him for his special attention and love for the state.

13:09 (IST)27 Dec 2021
PM Modi provided free covid jabs for 140 crore people: Anurag Thakur

Union Minister Anurag Thakur speaking at a rally at the Paddal ground in Mandi town said that Narendra-Modi led government provided free covid-19 jabs to 140 crore people. Thakur also praised the prime minister for spearheading developmental projects across the country.

12:21 (IST)27 Dec 2021
PM Modi attends Himachal Pradesh Global Investors’ Meet

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday presided over the  second ground breaking ceremony of Himachal Pradesh Global Investors’ Meet. Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur, Union Minister Anurag Thakur were also present at the ceremony.

12:11 (IST)27 Dec 2021
PM Modi arrives in Mandi as Jai Ram Thakur-led government completes 4 years

Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Mandi, as the Jai Ram Thakur-led government completed four years in Himachal Pradesh.

12:02 (IST)27 Dec 2021
PM Modi arrives in Mandi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday arrived in Mandi where he is set to lay the foundation of the Rs 6,700-crore Renukaji Dam project along with several other developmental projects. 



10:29 (IST)27 Dec 2021
PM Modi to preside over Himachal Pradesh's Global Investors' Meet

Prime Minister on Monday will also preside over the second ground breaking ceremony of Himachal Pradesh Global Investors’ Meet. The Meet is expected to give a boost to investment in the region through the start of projects worth around Rs 28,000 crore.

10:28 (IST)27 Dec 2021
What is the Renukaji Dam project?

The  Renukaji Dam project on the Giri river in Sirmaur district, once completed, is expected to generate 200 million units of energy in a surface power house with 40 MW installed capacity which would be utilized by the state.

The Himachal Pradesh government claims that the storage capacity of the dam would be 498 million cubic meters which would fulfill about 40 per cent of the drinking water requirement of Delhi.

10:26 (IST)27 Dec 2021
PM Modi's schedule in Himachal Pradesh today

Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi will visit Mandi, Himachal Pradesh on Monday. He will inaugurate and lay the foundation stone of hydropower projects worth over Rs 11,000 crore at around 12 noon. Prior to the event, he will preside over the second ground breaking ceremony of Himachal Pradesh Global Investors’ Meet at around 11:30 AM.

The construction of the of the Renukaji Dam has been pending since the last three decades, a statement by the Central government informed. It finally takes shape following cooperation on behalf of six states — Himachal Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Haryana, Rajasthan, Uttarakhand and Delhi.

The Himachal Pradesh government claims that the storage capacity of the dam would be 498 million cubic meters which would fulfill about 40 per cent of the drinking water requirement of Delhi.

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