With Tripura set to vote on Sunday in the first-ever straight contest between the Left and the Right in an Assembly election, Agartala witnessed a last minute poll pitch by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
PM Narendra Modi inaugurated various projects in Itanagar, Arunachal Pradesh today including Dorjee Khandu State Convention Centre. At the ceremony, Modi targeted Congress, and said, that India has no scarcity of money, but the problem is that there is a hole in the bucket, then the water is going to flow out of it, and that's how the country has been running in past years.
Ayushman Bharat scheme will take the lead in providing quality and affordable healthcare, says PM. "On forming the government in Tripura, we will fully investigate political murders and punish the guilty", the prime minister said A news channel reporter was killed on September 20 while covering an IPFT programme, while local vernacular daily journalist was shot dead inside the battalion headquarters of Tripura State Rifles on November 21.
"There will be conferences and cultural activities that will draw government officials and private companies". But I have come because of you. Modi said, "Arunachal Pradesh is one such place in Northeast India where people understand and talk in Hindi".
Citing connectivity as the only means to all round development of the state, the Chief Minister emphasized the need to have an airport in the state capital.
The health sector needs special attention.
Modi will later travel to Tripura where he is expected to address two rallies ahead of the February 18 Assembly election. We are working to provide at least one medical college and hospital for each three parliamentary constituency.