Varanasi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday inaugurated nine medical colleges from Siddharthnagar in Uttar Pradesh. These colleges were inaugurated in the districts of Siddharthnagar, Etah, Hardoi, Pratapgarh, Fatehpur, Deoria, Ghazipur, Mirzapur and Jaunpur.
Later in the day, he will launch several other development projects during his visit to the poll-bound state.
During the inaugural event in Uttar Pradesh’s Siddharthnagar, Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya said, “Opening nine medical colleges in a day is no small thing. These medical colleges will benefit both present, future generations. Under Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s leadership, medical education governance has improved. The government has opened 157 medical colleges in the country.”
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath today presented ‘Lord Buddha’s idol to Prime Minister Narendra Modi during inaugural event of nine medical colleges in the state.
Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath presents 'Lord Buddha's idol to PM Narendra Modi. pic.twitter.com/C0Vq7gBTDV
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Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya said Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate nine medical colleges in Uttar Pradesh today at 10:30 am.
Time: 10:30 AM
You can watch live at: https://t.co/SpNL7eXZy5
— Dr Mansukh Mandaviya (@mansukhmandviya) October 25, 2021
Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted that he is leaving for Siddharthnagar and Varanasi in Uttar Pradesh. “Today, India’s largest scheme to scale-up health infrastructure will be launched. Various medical colleges along with key development works will be inaugurated,” he said.
Leaving for Siddharthnagar and Varanasi. Today, India’s largest scheme to scale-up health infrastructure will be launched. Various medical colleges along with key development works will be inaugurated. pic.twitter.com/mY0RiZH7vU
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) October 25, 2021