Monday, August 8, 2022

Union Minister of State Danve visits Barpeta

The Union Minister of State for Railways, Coal and Mines, Raosaheb Patil Danve, visited Barpeta, Assam ON Tuesday to assess and review the progress of various developmental projects under the Aspirational Districts’ Programme. During his visit, he inspected the railway section between Kamakhya – Barpeta Road and held discussion with the railway officials.
A press release by Press Information Bureau stated that Raosaheb Patil Danve visited number 827 Khairabari L.P. School at Barpeta and interacted with teachers and students of the school.
“It feels good to spend some time with these kids as if the fatigue of the journey has vanished. It is good to see the future of the country being strengthened.” He shared the message with a video on Twitter.
He said that this place is the Land of Saints, a holy land, adding that the geographical location makes the region unique.
Praising the livelihood of the local people, he said that the central government is taking many steps under the leadership of prime minister Narendra Modi to remove the obstacles. Danve also inaugurated the beneficiary’s house at Budurru Tup, Ward number 13 under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana-Urban.
“All of them expressed their gratitude to PM Modi for fulfillment the dream of pucca house. Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana has changed the lives of lakhs of families by providing them a roof over their heads,” he said. He also spent a moment with the beneficiaries and held a review meeting for the development of Barpeta with the MPs, MLAs of all parties in the District Commissioner’s Office.
Referring to the other challenges of the people of Barpeta, he said that the Central Government is giving special emphasis on education, agriculture, PM Awas Yojana etc.
During his stay, he appreciated the combined form of women empowerment and vocal for local by presenting to Raipur Bamboo Cluster, Howly in Barpeta.
He said, “Under the Jal Jeevan Mission, the government under the leadership of prime minister Modi i is ensuring Har Ghar Nal Ka Jal.
With the basic mantra of ‘Antyodaya’, the vision of upliftment of the last man of the society is now taking shape.
Danve also informed about National Health Mission, Ayushman Bharat, Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan, PMAY scheme and reminded Prime Minister Modi ’s mantra of Sabka Saath, Sabka Vikas, Sabka Vishwas.
The “Transformation of Aspirational Districts” programme is one such initiative by NITI Aayog, which aims to rapidly improve the socio-economic status of 115 backward districts by promoting a culture of competitive federalism in India.
Along with Barpeta, 6 more such districts have been declared as Aspirational Districts in Assam


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