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Bogibeel Bridge: PM inaugurates India’s longest road-rail bridge

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has inaugurated India’s longest road-rail bridge connecting Assam and Arunachal Pradesh on Tuesday. Country’s longest rail-cum-road bridge is built over mighty Brahmaputra river. It has given a big boost to the rail and road infrastructure in the country. The 4.94 kilometre-long ‘Bogibeel Bridge’ is the Christmas gift of the […]

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PM lays foundation stone of City Gas Distribution projects

New Delhi : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday laid the foundation stone of the City Gas Distribution (CGD) projects in 129 districts including 17 in Odisha. City Gas Distribution (CGD) network is the interconnected network of pipelines for supply of gas to domestic, industrial or commercial premises and CNG stations situated in a specified […]

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PM Modi unveils Sardar Vallabhai Patel’s Statue of Unity

Ahmedabad: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today unveiled the ‘Statue of Unity’ in Gujarat’s Narmada district as a tribute to freedom icon Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel on his 143rd birth anniversary. Air Force planes showered flowers on the statue in a grand inaugural event on the banks of the Narmada river in Gujarat as PM Modi dedicated […]

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‘Agriculture budget enhanced by 74.5% to double farmers’ income’

New Delhi: Union Agriculture & Farmers Welfare Minister Radha Mohan Singh on Friday said that the budget outlay of the agriculture sector has been enhanced by 74.5% with an aim to double farmers’ income. “The budget outlay of the agriculture sector has been enhanced to Rs 2,11,694 crore during 2014-2019 as compared to Rs 1,21,082 […]

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Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s Ashes immersed in Puri

Bhubaneswar : Hundreds of people congregated in the pilgrim city of Puri where the ashes of former prime minister late Atal Bihari Vajpayee was immersed in Mahodadhi (sea) today. Odisha BJP unit president Basant Panda and union minister Dharmendra Pradhan immersed the ashes into the sea following rituals on the beach. The urn (Asthi Kalash) […]

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Union Health Minister reviews Nipah virus cases in Kerala

NEW DELHI: The Union Health and Family Welfare Minister Jagat Prakash Nadda on Tuesday reviewed reported cases and deaths due to Nipah Virus in Kerala and assured all support for its prevention and management. The union minister reviewed the situation with Secretary (HFW) Ms. Preeti Sudan and DG (ICMR) Dr. Balram Bhargava and directed concerned […]

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