Azamgarh, July 14: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday laid the foundation stone of Purvanchal Expressway in Uttar Pradesh’s Azamgarh.
Addressing the event, Modi said ” Purvanchal Expressway will take Uttar Pradesh, especially Eastern UP, to greater heights. More than Rs 23,000 Crore will be spent on it. All the cities, towns and places falling in the route will experience a change”.
— ANI (@ANI) July 14, 2018
Praising steps taken by Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, the Prime Minister stated, “BJP government is working to create an environment of development in UP. What the CM did towards putting a check on crime & corruption, bringing investments to the state and making business easier for small traders, is commendable”.
Speaking on UDAN scheme of the government, Modi announced we are working on not only highway but also waterway and airway. Ships sailing from Varanasi to Haldia will take this entire region ahead on the path of industrial development.
“12 airports are being developed under UDAN scheme”, he added.