New Delhi, Feb 12 (IECurrentAffairs) Continuing his nationwide travel, inaugurating developmental projects and spearheading party’s campaign for the ensuing Lok Sabha polls, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday will visit Haryana and unveil a series of projects.
He will dedicate to the nation the 700-bed National Cancer Institute at Bhadsa in Jhajjar
district. The institute is the state-of-the-art tertiary cancer care-cum-research centre constructed at the AIIMS Jhajjar campus.
According to official sources, PM Modi will also inaugurate Employees’ State Insurance Corporation’s (ESIC) medical college and hospital in Faridabad. This will be the first ESIC medical college and hospital in north India. The 510-bed hospital will have state-of-the-art facilities.
He will also lay the foundation stone of National Institute of Ayurveda in Panchkula which is being set up at Shri Mata Mansa Devi Temple Complex. It will be a national-level institute for Ayurveda treatment, education and research.
He is likely to inaugurate all the projects through video-conferencing, according to the statement.
Modi will also lay the foundation stone of Sri Krishna Ayush University in Kurukshetra — the first university related to Indian system of medicine in Haryana as well as the first university of this kind in India, the statement said.
The Prime Minister will also participate in Swachh Shakti-2019 and distribute the Swachh Shakti awards. He will visit the Swachh Sundar Shauchalay exhibition in Kurukshetra and address a public gathering. Swachh Shakti, a programme aimed at empowering women, is a national event which is attended by women panchs and sarpanchs from across the country.
Mr Modi will also lay the foundation stone of ‘Battles of Panipat Museum’ in Panipat. The museum will honour the heroes of various battles of Panipat. The museum is in line with the Union government’s initiative to honour the unsung heroes of India who have contributed greatly to nation building, the statement said.
Another foundation stone to be laid relates to Pandit Deen Dayal Upadhyay University of Health Sciences in Karnal.
During last few days, Prime Minister has traveled extensively across eastern and southern states covering West Bengal, Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Tripura, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu and Karnataka.
Prime Minister visited Uttar Pradesh on Monday.
Meanwhile, BJP sources said party president Amit Shah will on Tuesday launch the nationwide “Mera Parivar Bhajpa Parivar” voter outreach campaign for the Lok Sabha elections in Ahmedabad.
The BJP intends to hoist the party flag at the houses of voters under this mass outreach drive.
Later in the day, Mr Shah, according to sources, will attend a meeting of party leaders in Godhra for Panchmahal, Dahod and Chhota Udepur Lok Sabha seats in central Gujarat.