PM Modi inaugurates SAUNI project, addresses a rally in Jamnagar, Gujarat [Photos]

Prime Minister Narendra Modi reached Jamnagar on Tuesday to launch the SAUNI Yojna irrigation scheme, a project he had initiated in 2012 as the Gujarat Chief Minister.

FP Staff August 30, 2016 16:31:08 IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi reached Jamnagar on Tuesday to launch the SAUNI Yojna irrigation scheme, a project he had initiated in 2012 as the Gujarat Chief Minister. PTI
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi reached Jamnagar on Tuesday to launch the SAUNI Yojna irrigation scheme, a project he had initiated in 2012 as the Gujarat Chief Minister. PTI
Modi being welcomed by the Chief Minister of Gujarat Vijay Rupani, on his arrival at AJI-3 dam site of SAUNI project, in Jamnagar district. PTI
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Modi being welcomed by the Chief Minister of Gujarat Vijay Rupani, on his arrival at AJI-3 dam site of SAUNI project, in Jamnagar district. PTI
Modi at AJI-3 dam site of the project, in Jamnagar district. Modi had initiated the Saurashtra Narmada Avtaran Irrigation (SAUNI) in September 2012. PTI
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Modi at AJI-3 dam site of the project, in Jamnagar district. Modi had initiated the Saurashtra Narmada Avtaran Irrigation (SAUNI) in September 2012. PTI
The SAUNI project aims at diverting the floodwater from Sardar Sarovar Dam to 115 dams of the water scarce Saurasthra region through a network of canal and pipelines. This would help irrigate 4.13 lakh hectares of land. PTI
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The SAUNI project aims at diverting the floodwater from Sardar Sarovar Dam to 115 dams of the water scarce Saurasthra region through a network of canal and pipelines. This would help irrigate 4.13 lakh hectares of land. PTI
Modi, Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani and former CM Anandiben Patel being garlanded during the inaugural function of the first phase of SAUNI project. Modi also addressed a rally in Jamnagar after launching SAUNI. PTI
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Modi, Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani and former CM Anandiben Patel being garlanded during the inaugural function of the first phase of SAUNI project. Modi also addressed a rally in Jamnagar after launching SAUNI. PTI