Narendra Modi in Varanasi: Prime Minister meets Yogi Adityanath, announces schemes for city worth Rs 550 crore [Photos]

On his two day visit to Varanasi, Narendra Modi announced various development projects for the city while addressing a gathering at the Banaras Hindu University. On his first day the prime minister had interacted with school children and Anganwadi workers.

FP Staff September 18, 2018 15:58:50 IST
Prime Minister Narendra continued his two-day visit to the city of Varanasi where he inaugurated various developmental projects. Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath and UP BJP chief Mahendra Nath Pandey were also present. PTI
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Prime Minister Narendra continued his two-day visit to the city of Varanasi where he inaugurated various developmental projects. Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath and UP BJP chief Mahendra Nath Pandey were also present. PTI
Prime Minister Narendra Modi was on a two-day visit to Varanasi, which happens to coincide with his birthday which was on 17 September and is being seen as a poll campaign for the upcoming 2019 Lok Sabha elections. PTI
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi was on a two-day visit to Varanasi, which happens to coincide with his birthday which was on 17 September and is being seen as a poll campaign for the upcoming 2019 Lok Sabha elections. PTI
On the second day of his visit, Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath presented a memento to Narendra Modi. The prime minister also inaugurated projects worth Rs 550 crores which were largely seen as an attempt to reach out to the people of his constituency and the eastern Uttar Pradesh. PTI
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On the second day of his visit, Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath presented a memento to Narendra Modi. The prime minister also inaugurated projects worth Rs 550 crores which were largely seen as an attempt to reach out to the people of his constituency and the eastern Uttar Pradesh. PTI
Narendra Modi celebrated his 68th birthday on Monday in his parliamentary constituency  and he made time to interact with schoolchildren. Twitter/@narendramodi
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Narendra Modi celebrated his 68th birthday on Monday in his parliamentary constituency  and he made time to interact with schoolchildren. Twitter/@narendramodi
At the Diesel Locomotive Works (DLW) campus, the prime minister interacted with students of Kashi Vidyapeeth. Twitter/@narendramodi
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At the Diesel Locomotive Works (DLW) campus, the prime minister interacted with students of Kashi Vidyapeeth. Twitter/@narendramodi
On his first day of his visit to Varanasi, Narendra Modi offered prayers at Kashi Vishwanath temple and also visited Manduadih Railway Station. Twitter/@BJP4India
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On his first day of his visit to Varanasi, Narendra Modi offered prayers at Kashi Vishwanath temple and also visited Manduadih Railway Station. Twitter/@BJP4India
Narendra Modi also had a brief interaction with Aanganwadi workers. The women carried banners thanking the prime minister for increasing their daily wages. He mingled with them enquired about their work and families. PTI
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Narendra Modi also had a brief interaction with Aanganwadi workers. The women carried banners thanking the prime minister for increasing their daily wages. He mingled with them enquired about their work and families. PTI