Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Guwahati, Itanagar and Agartala tomorrow. He will lay foundation stone for Greenfield Airport at Itanagar, Sela Tunnel and North East Gas Grid. He will inaugurate DD Arun Prabha Channel and Garjee – Belonia Railway Line.
He reaches Itanagar from Guwahati, lays the foundation stone for the construction of Greenfield Airport at Hollongi and also the foundation stone of Sela Tunnel in Arunachal Pradesh. It will provide all weather connectivity to Tawang Valley for civilians as well as security forces throughout the year. The tunnel will reduce travel time to Tawang by an hour and boost tourism and related economic activities in the region.
A New dedicated DD Channel, for Arunachal Pradesh – DD Arun Prabha will be launched by PM at IG Park, Itanagar. The channel will be the 24th channel operated by Doordarshan. PM will also dedicate 110 MW Pare Hydroelectric Plant in Arunachal Pradesh to the nation.
Foundation stone for a permanent campus of Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) at Jote, Arunachal Pradesh will be laid by the laid by the PM on this occasion. 50 health and wellness centers will be inaugurated by PM.
From Itanagar, PM will return to Guwahati and lays the foundation stone of North East Gas Grid which will ensure uninterrupted availability of natural gas across the region and boost industrial growth in the region.
He will inaugurate Hollong Modular Gas Processing Plant in Tinsukia, Assam. Once inaugurated this facility will deliver 15% of the total gas produced in Assam. PM will also inaugurate LPG Capacity Augmentation of Mounted Storage Vessel in North Guwahati. The foundation stone of NRL Bio Refinery at Numaligarh and a 729 km gas pipeline from Barauni – Guwahati passing through Bihar, West Bengal, Sikkim & Assam will be laid by PM on this occasion.
The last leg of the PM’s visit will be in Agartala and dedicates the nation Garjee – Belonia Railway Line through unveiling of plaque at Swami Vivekananda Stadium here. This line will boost Tripura as the gateway to South and Southeast Asia. PM will also inaugurate New Complex of Tripura Institute of Technology at Narsingarh. He will also unveil the statue of Maharaja Bir Bikram Kishore Manikya Bahadur at Maharaja Bir Bikram Airport, Agartala.