India  

Seaplane service to boost tourism in Kevadia: PM Modi

Video Credit: ANI - Duration: 02:37s - Published
Seaplane service to boost tourism in Kevadia: PM Modi

Seaplane service to boost tourism in Kevadia: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed a gathering at 'Statue of Unity' in Gujarat's Kevadia.

He hailed the seaplane service from Sabarmati riverfront to Kevadia that will start from today.

He said, "Today, a seaplane service from Sabarmati riverfront to Kevadia will be started.

This will help boost tourism in this area." PM Modi is on a two-day visit to Gujarat, to celebrate the birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel.


You Might Like


💡 newsR Knowledge: Other News Mentions

Narendra Modi Narendra Modi 14th and current Prime Minister of India

Greeted with ‘Jai Shri Ram’ chants, Didi refuses to speak

West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Saturday cried “humiliation” as chants of “Jai Shri Ram” by a section of the crowd rent the air in the..
IndiaTimes

'Jai Shri Ram' chants to her is like red rag to a bull: Anil Vij on Mamata

Banerjee had declined to speak at the event to celebrate Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose's birth anniversary where "Jai Shri Ram" slogans were raised in the presence..
IndiaTimes
Watch: Laser show portrays Subhas Chandra Bose's life [Video]

Watch: Laser show portrays Subhas Chandra Bose's life

A laser light show at Victoria Memorial portrayed the life of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose during the celebrations of his 125th birth anniversary. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar witnessed the spectacle. PM Modi is in Kolkata to celebrate 125th birth anniversary of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose.

Credit: ANI    Duration: 02:40Published
From LAC to LOC, world witnessing India envisioned by Netaji: PM Modi [Video]

From LAC to LOC, world witnessing India envisioned by Netaji: PM Modi

From LAC to LOC, the world is witnessing the powerful avatar of India once envisioned by Netaji, said Prime Minister Narendra Modi during the 125th birth anniversary of Subhas Chandra Bose in Kolkata. "From LAC to LOC, the world is witnessing the powerful avatar of India that was once envisioned by Netaji. India today is giving a befitting reply wherever attempts are made to challenge its sovereignty," said PM Modi.

Credit: ANI    Duration: 01:52Published

Kevadia Kevadia City in Gujarat, India

Trains to Kevadiya will help improve lives of tribals: PM Modi

PM Modi noted that it is probably for the first time in the history of railways that so many trains have been flagged for the same place from different corners..
IndiaTimes
First time several trains are flagged off for one particular city: PM Modi [Video]

First time several trains are flagged off for one particular city: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi flagged off eight trains connecting Gujarat's Statue of Unity in Kevadia with different regions of the country through video conferencing on January 17. Narendra Modi said that for the first time it is happening that several trains are flagged off for reaching one particular city. PM Modi further informed that one of the trains flagged off on January 17 will originate at Puratchi Thalaivar Dr MG Ramachandran Central Railway Station. He further said that it is a pleasant coincidence that January 17 is also observed as birth anniversary of MGR. PM Modi said, "Probably for the first time it is happening that several trains are flagged off for one particular city. Today's event in true sense is defining both Indian Railway's vision and Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel's mission. One of the trains flagged off for Kevadia today originates at Puratchi Thalaivar Dr MG Ramachandran Central Railway Station. It is a pleasant coincidence that today is the birth anniversary of MGR. His life was dedicated to the service of the poor."

Credit: ANI    Duration: 02:32Published
Kevadiya emerging as tourist destination: PM Modi [Video]

Kevadiya emerging as tourist destination: PM Modi

During the flagging off ceremony of 8 trains connecting Gujarat's Statue of Unity in Kevadiya with different regions of the country, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that this connectivity will help in changing the lives of the tribal community of Kevadiya. PM Modi further said that the rail connectivity will bring new opportunities for job and self-employment. PM Modi said, "This connectivity will be beneficial for tourists coming to see the Statue of Unity but it will also help in changing the lives of the tribal community of Kevadiya. It will bring new opportunities for job and self-employment. This rail line will also connect religious places situated on the banks of Yamuna River. Kevadiya is no longer a small block instead it is emerging as one of the tourist destination."

Credit: ANI    Duration: 01:41Published

Gujarat Gujarat State in western India

Seven more states to administer Covaxin from next week: Health ministry

Seven more states will be administering the indigenously-developed Covaxin from next week, the health ministry said on Saturday. In addition to the 12 states..
IndiaTimes

Gujarat: Termites eat Rs 2.2 lakh cash kept inside bank locker

The incident has raised questions about the safety and security of the branch. It has also proved that money is no longer secure in bank lockers.
DNA

Vallabhbhai Patel Vallabhbhai Patel Indian barrister, politician and Indian National Congress leader (1875–1950)

Our MLAs ashamed of seeing Amit Shah as Home Minister: CM Gehlot [Video]

Our MLAs ashamed of seeing Amit Shah as Home Minister: CM Gehlot

Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on December 05 took a fresh jibe at Amit Shah and said that Congress MLAs were ashamed of seeing him as Union Home Minister. He also blamed BJP for allegedly trying to topple the state government. "They (BJP) tried to make the government fall in Rajasthan. After meeting with Union Home Minister Amit Shah and Union Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas and Steel, Dharmendra Pradhan our MLAs told me that they were ashamed to see Amit Shah as Home Minister. There was a time when Sardar Patel was Home Minister and now it's him. They (BJP) were giving assurance that they have made five different governments fall and this will be the sixth one. BJP has been conspiring like this," said Gehlot.

Credit: ANI    Duration: 01:33Published

Related news from verified sources

Narendra Modi inaugurates seaplane service, boards first flight to Sabarmati

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday inaugurated the country's first seaplane service in Gujarat...
Mid-Day - Published Also reported by •DNA


PM Modi to commemorate Sardar Patel's birth anniversary as National Unity Day on October 31

The Prime Minister will also unveil the seaplane service connecting Statue of Unity in Kevadia with...
DNA - Published

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 2-day visit to Gujarat from today, check full schedule

The Prime Minister will also unveil the seaplane service connecting the Statue of Unity in Kevadia...
DNA - Published


Related videos from verified sources

PM Modi travels in India's maiden seaplane service from Kevadia to Sabarmati [Video]

PM Modi travels in India's maiden seaplane service from Kevadia to Sabarmati

Prime Minister Narendra Modi attended inaugural event of seaplane service on October 31. He travelled in India's maiden seaplane flight from Kevadia to Sabarmati. The flight connects Sabarmati..

Credit: ANI     Duration: 01:33Published
PM Modi inaugurates water aerodrome and seaplane services at Sabarmati Riverfront [Video]

PM Modi inaugurates water aerodrome and seaplane services at Sabarmati Riverfront

Prime Minister Narendra Modi attended inaugural event of seaplane service on October 31. He travelled in India's maiden seaplane flight from Kevadia to Sabarmati. The flight connects Sabarmati..

Credit: ANI     Duration: 02:06Published
India's first ever seaplane service: All you need to know | Oneindia News [Video]

India's first ever seaplane service: All you need to know | Oneindia News

India's first ever seaplane services between Sabarmati Riverfront in Ahmedabad and the Statue of Unity in Kevadia was inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. SpiceJet will now operate two daily..

Credit: Oneindia     Duration: 01:27Published