PM Modi to arrive in Guwahati today
GUWAHATI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to arrive in Guwahati on February 8.
Modi will reach Guwahati at around 5:30 PM at Raj Bhawan. He will then fly to Itanagar, Arunachal Pradesh to lay the foundation of a greenfield airport at Hollongi in Arunachal Pradesh’s Parum Pare district on February 9.
It is to be mentioned that PM Modi will initiate the construction work of AIIMS at Changsari by taking part in a 'Bhumi Pujan.' At least 3 lakh people are expected to gather at the function. The event is also expected to be the biggest ever public gathering for Narendra Modi till date. People from Hajo, West Guwahati, East Guwahati, Nalbari, Raha, Jagiroad, Morigaon, Sipajhar, Barkhetri, Kamalpur, Palashbari, Mangoldoi and several other places of Assam are likely to take part in the event.
According to sources, these people will reach Changsari on foot. They will also be travelling by private vehicles, public buses, and trains. Five different trains have been allotted to bring people to the event.
With several projects in hand, Modi is also said to inaugurate Numaligarh Refinery Ltd’s bio-diesel refinery and the Barauni-Guwahati gas pipeline connecting the northeastern region.