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PM Modi says Dalits, OBCs, tribals biggest beneficiaries of Govt’s pro-poor schemes

Addressing the “Viksit Bharat Viksit Gujarat” program through video conferencing, PM Modi also said that the poor, youth, farmers and women are pillars of developed India.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said that Dalits, OBCs, and tribals are the main and biggest beneficiaries of his government’s pro-poor schemes. Asserting that, he said it was a great achievement in the past 10 years to pull 25 crore people out of poverty.

After inaugurating and laying the foundation stones of 1.3 lakh houses under the Prime Minister Awas Yojana (PMAY), he said, that having own house is a guarantee of a better future for any poor person.

Responding to the Opposition’s allegation that his government has ignored SCs, STs and OBCs, PM Modi said, the biggest beneficiaries of his government’s pro-poor schemes are Dalits, Other Backward Castes (OBCs) and tribals.

Addressing the “Viksit Bharat Viksit Gujarat” program through video conferencing, PM Modi also said that the poor, youth, farmers and women are pillars of developed India.

On February 2, Gujarat Finance Minister Kanu Desai said the road map of “Viksit Gujarat 2047” has been prepared under PM Modi’s “Viksit Bharat Sankalpana”.

The state finance minister also said that his government has prepared a Budget for it. The Budget focused more on the poor, women empowerment, farmers and youth. He also claimed that the Budget would be the biggest in the history of Gujarat.

Earlier, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi claimed that Prime Minister Narendra Modi does not belong to the Other Backward Class (OBC) but the general category.

Addressing the public during his Bharat Jodo Nyay Yatra in Odisha’s Jharsuguda today, Gandhi said that PM Modi was not born in the OBC category but in the “Teli” caste in Gujarat. He said that the community was given the tag of OBC in the year 2000 by the BJP.

Gandhi said Modi was born in the General caste. Gandhi also said that PM Modi will not allow caste census to be conducted in his entire life because he was not born in OBC, he was born in General caste, the Congress leader claimed.

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UP: Yogi Adityanath meets injured persons in road accident of anti-demo securing route for Chief Minister’s convoy in Lucknow

Yogi Adityanath on visited the King George’s Medical University Trauma Center to meet injured persons.

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Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Sunday visited the King George’s Medical University Trauma Center to meet with persons who were injured in the road accident of an anti-demo vehicle (administrative vehicle) while securing a route for the CM’s convoy in Lucknow.

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PM Modi inaugurates India’s longest cable-stayed bridge, Sudarshan Setu, in Gujarat

The newly-inaugurated Sudarshan Setu connects Okha and Beyt Dwarka island.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi today inaugurated India’s longest cable-stayed bridge in Dwarka, Gujarat.

The Sudarshan Setu, which connects Okha to the island of Beyt Dwarka, cost Rs 979 crore for its construction. The 2.3 kilometer long bridge was inaugurated by Prime Minister Modi in October 2017, with the statement that it will connect the old and modern Dwarka.

According to an official announcement, the four-lane, 27.20-meter-wide bridge has 2.50-meter-wide footpaths on each side. The unique design of Sudarshan Setu has a pathway flanked on both sides by pictures of Lord Krishna and verses from the Bhagavad Gita.On the higher sections of the footpath, solar panels have also been installed, producing one megawatt of electricity.

Before the bridge was built, pilgrims had to take boats to get to Beyt Dwarka.

The bridge was formerly known as Signature Bridge, but it is now called Sudarshan Setu, or Sudarshan Bridge. The popular Dwarkadhish temple of Lord Krishna is located in Dwarka town, approximately 30 kilometers away from the island of Beyt Dwarka, which is close to Okha harbor.

Additionally, PM Modi will offer prayers at the Dwarkadhish temple.

The first All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in Gujarat will be inaugurated in Rajkot this afternoon by the prime minister.

The prime minister will virtually open four other recently constructed AIIMS in Andhra Pradesh, Punjab, Uttar Pradesh, and West Bengal in addition to the Rajkot AIIMS.

The Center spent Rs 6,300 crore building the five super-speciality hospitals, one of which is located in Rajkot.

The PM will also lay the foundation stone for several projects, including the construction of the regional scientific center in Jamnagar, the installation of a flue gas desulphurization (FGD) system at the Sikka Thermal Power Station in Jamnagar, and the expansion of the Dhoraji-Jamkandorna-Kalavad portion of NH-927D.

Additionally, the prime minister will set the groundwork for more than 200 healthcare infrastructure projects in 23 states and U.T.

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UP government cancels Reserve Civil Police recruitment exam, says fresh test to be held within 6 months

Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath posted on X that there can be no compromise with the sanctity of examinations. He assured the people that strict action will be taken to address any attempts to sabotage the efforts of aspiring candidates. He said firm action was pledged against those found responsible for such misconduct.

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The government of Uttar Pradesh cancelled the Reserve Civil Police recruitment exam on Saturday and said a new exam to be conducted within 6 months. The examination took place on February 17 and 18th. According to reports there were allegations of the question paper being leaked.

Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath posted on X that there can be no compromise with the sanctity of examinations. He assured the people that strict action will be taken to address any attempts to sabotage the efforts of aspiring candidates. He said firm action was pledged against those found responsible for such misconduct.The re-examination will be held in next 6 months and the candidates will be taken to the exam centres free of cost by the Uttar Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation (UPSRTC) buses.

The Yogi government has ordered an investigation into suspected irregularities and tampering in the Review officer/Assistant Review Officer (RO/ARO) examination. The investigation is focusing on administrative issues rather than the content of the exam paper. The state government also directed for registration of an FIR against those found responsible for the leak. The recruitment exam took place in two shifts in which more than 48 lakh candidates had applied and 43 lakh had appeared for the examination.

According to reports there was a paper leak on social media and it was available at a price between Rs 50,000 to Rs 2 lakh. Many candidates had it 8-12 hours before the commencement of the examination. The UP Police recruitment and promotion board on Monday constituted an internal committee to carry out investigation in the alleged paper leak and viral question papers on social media.Hundreds of candidates who had appeared for the UP constable recruitment examination 2024 gathered at Eco Garden, Lucknow, on Friday and staged a massive protest demanding re-examination

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