PM Modi creates emotional bond as he features dual-engine government in HP
Making a case for the BJP-led government in Himachal ahead of the parliamentary elections, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday began his speech in the local dialect (Mandyali) calling for the election of a dual-engine government in the ‘State.
Addressing a public meeting at Paddal Ground in Mandi District after 4 years of BJP government at HP, Modi said the implementation of central programs has been boosted by the speeding state government the pace of development.
Highlighting the benefits of dual-engine governments, Modi said that people in Hill State have benefited a lot from dual-engine governments, as the Centre’s social protection programs have been more effectively implemented by the government. HP.
The central government launched the Ayushman Bharat program while the state government launched the Himcare program to complement it.
The Prime Minister began his speech in the Himachali language and said that he had come to Mandi, also known as “Chhoti Kaashi” from “Badi Kashi” (Varanasi) – to receive blessings from Baba Bhootnath and the local deities.
The rugged mountains and the people of Himachal Pradesh played a vital role in shaping his life, he said, while thanking people for coming in large numbers despite the cold to bless the government of BJP after 4 years.
The Prime Minister said that comfort of life was the top priority of the Union government in which electricity played a major role and hydropower projects worth 11,000 crore which were founded and inaugurated. made today, will play an important role in achieving the goal.
He said the Indian government had set a target of reducing dependence on electricity produced from fossil fuels by 2030, but the country had met the target nine years in advance in November 2021. , which shows our commitment to preserve the environment.
He also lambasted opposition parties for only focusing on the development of their families and relatives and said the BJP is working on the principle of ‘Sabka Sath, Sabka Vishwas, Sabka Prayas. While the opposition parties work for ‘Khud ka swarth, parivar ka swarth and family ka vikas’.
“The BJP model works in Himachal, which is why the state becomes the first to administer the first and second doses of the Covid vaccine to the eligible population. While one can check the record of opposition-led states in immunizing their population, you will find that these states were lagging behind in the immunization drive because they are only thinking of themselves. and not to the well-being of the common man ”, declared the Prime Minister.
He also commented on the increase in the age of marriage for girls and added that the decision had been made to give girls time to study and build careers.
Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur urged voters to break the trend of alternately choosing the BJP and Congress in parliamentary elections and said the BJP will repeat its government in HP in 2022.
Union Minister Anurag Thakur detailed various central projects in the state including the prestigious AIIMS in Bilaspur and the PGI satellite center in Una which were set up after Modi became Prime Minister.
Earlier, Prime Minister Modi also dedicated and laid the groundwork for development projects worth Rs 11,581 crore, including the Sawra Kuddu, Luhri Stage-1, Dhaulasidh and Renuka Dam hydroelectric projects. He also attended the groundbreaking ceremony for 287 investment projects worth over Rs 28,197 crore.