PM launches development projects in Jharkhand
Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, on Thursday, launched development projects at Sahebganj in Jharkhand.
He laid the Foundation Stone of a 4-lane bridge over the River Ganga, and a multi-modal terminal. The multi-modal terminal is an important component of the development of the National-Waterway 1 from Varanasi to Haldia.
The Prime Minister inaugurated the 311 kilometre Govindpur-Jamtara-Dumka-Sahebganj highway, and dedicated it to the nation; he also unveiled a solar power facility at Sahebganj District Court Premises and Sahebganj District Hospital.
Speaking on the occasion, the Prime Minister said that these development projects will benefit the Santhal Pargana area, and will lead to greater empowerment of the tribal communities. He said that the poor in India wish to lead a life of dignity, and seek opportunities to prove themselves. He also said that he had full faith in their capabilities.