Development of Bihar is our prime agenda: PM
25 July 2015
,25/July/2015 (ITNN)>>>> Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said development is the panacea for all problems related to poverty and unemployment. He expressed satisfaction that there is now a general agreement on this aspect,and states are even becoming competitive with regard to development. He said India will progress only through the development of the States,and for this the Centre and States have to work together. Emphasizing the importance of infrastructure,the Prime Minister said the gas pipeline and rail projects which were launched today would provide development and improve the quality of life of the people in the State.
While launching various development projects in Patna on Saturday, the PM said that if India has to progress,then the development of Eastern India is essential. He also mentioned several road projects that have been approved for Bihar,by the Union Government. The Prime Minister said that IIT Patna, whose new campus was inaugurated today, should also cater to the state's development needs. He expressed hope that the Incubation Centre for medical devices launched at the IIT,would help manufacture medical devices in India to make them easily accessible for all.