Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Mumbai, Surat and Silvassa today.
The prime minister began the day with a visit to Hazira in Surat district of Gujarat where inspected L&T Armoured Systems Complex that will manufacture 100 units of K9 Vajra-T 155 mm / 52 calibre Tracked Self-Propelled gun systems for the Indian Army.
The prime minister also unveiled a plaque and dedicated it to the nation. In July 2018, L&T had announced that it had entered into a contract with South Korea's Hanwha Techwin to jointly manufacture the K9 Vajra-T, a variant of K9 Thunder, which is inarguably the world's best 155 mm / 52 calibre self-propelled howitzer.
PM Modi will also laid the foundation stone of Nirali Cancer hospital at Navsari, the twin city of Surat. The ultra-modern Nirali Cancer Hospital will be tfirstist comprehensive cancer hospital of Navsari. It will benefit cancer patients of South Gujarat and neighbouring states.
PM MODI IN SILVASSA HIGHLIGHTS
2:47 pm: BJP has woke up all the corrupt forces in West Bengal. Today they are afraid, says PM Modi in Silvassa.
2:44 pm: My world revolves around the 130 crore Indians. My aim is to make India the best country in the world in the 21st century, says PM Modi in Silvassa.
2:38 pm: Once we have started our anti-corruption drive, Congress has smelled fear and started 'Mahagathbandhan', says PM Modi in Silvassa.
2:37 pm: 'We work for 130 crore Indians, not for one family', says PM Modi in Silvassa.
2:37 pm: Our focus is on 'kaam' rather than 'naam', says PM Modi in Silvassa
2:35 pm: Government is working for the betterment of the fisher folk of Daman Diu with the help of the Blue Revolution, says PM Modi in Silvassa.
2:31 pm: Along with Silvassa, Daman and Diu has been at the centre of various development projects, says PM Modi in Silvassa.
2:29 pm: Compared to the former government which during its tenure built only 25 lakh houses, we have built more than 1 crore 25 lakh houses in five years, says PM Modi in Silvassa.
2:22 pm: With the aid of Ayushman Bharat scheme, we have launched various healthcare centres throughout the country, says PM Modi in Silvassa.
2:20 pm: Our only aim is development. We want to work for 130 crore Indians, says PM Modi in Silvassa
2:10 pm: In Silvassa, the capital of union territory of Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Prime Minister will lay the foundation stone of Medical College in Sayli that is likely to improve tertiary care facilities in both Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu.
2:00 pm: The prime minister will also unveil plaque to inaugurate various development projects in Daman and Dadra and Nagar Haveli. PM Modi will also launch the m-Arogya app and door to door waste collection, segregation and processing of Solid Waste in Dadra and Nagar Haveli digitally.
In Mumbai, PM Modi will inaugurate the new building for National Museum of Indian Cinema and address the gathering. The Museum has been set up to showcase the rich cinematic history of India as well as to encapsulate socio-cultural history of India as revealed through evolution of Cinema. It will take the visitors through an absorbing journey of more than a century of Indian Cinema in a story telling mode with the help of visuals and graphics, film clippings, publicity materials and interactive exhibits.