Ahmedabad and Surat receiving very important gifts : PM Modi launches metro rail projects in Gujarat

Union Home Minister Amit Shah, Union Housing and Urban Affairs Minister Hardeep Singh Puri, Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani and Governor Acharya Devvrat likewise went to the capacity.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi played out the bhoomi poojan service of Ahmedabad Metro Rail Project Phase-2 and Surat Metro Rail Project on Monday by means of video conferencing.

While talking at the function, PM Modi attested that Ahmedabad and Surat are getting significant endowments today. Metro will additionally fortify the availability in these two significant business habitats of the nation, he added.

Contrasting his administration’s exhibition and the past government’s, the Prime Minister said the best guide to see the distinction between the methodology of past governments and work of current governments is the extension of metro rail network the nation over.

“Before 2014, only 225 kilometres of the metro line became operational in 10-12 years. But in the last 6 years, over 450 kilometres of the metro network has become operational,” said PM Modi.

In a hidden burrow at Congress, he stated, “Work is underway on over 1000 kilometres of metro network in 27 cities across the nation, as of now. There was a time when there was no modern thinking in the nation, regarding the metro network. There was no metro policy. As a result, there were different kinds of metro in different cities.”

PM Modi at that point said that his administration is building up urban areas’ vehicle framework like an incorporated framework which implies that transport, metro, rail won’t utilize according to their own plan yet fill in as an aggregate framework, reciprocal to one another.

Association Home Minister Amit Shah, Union Housing and Urban Affairs Minister Hardeep Singh Puri, Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani and Governor Acharya Devvrat likewise went to the capacity.

Ahmedabad Metro Phase 2

It is a 28.2-km long venture including two passageways. Hallway 1 is 22.8 kilometer long and is from Motera Stadium to Mahatma Mandir. Passageway 2 is 5.4 kilometer long and is from GNLU to GIFT City.

The all out fulfillment cost of the Phase 2 venture is Rs 5,384 crore.

Surat Metro

It is a 40.3-km long projects and includes two corridors. corridor 1 is 21.61 kilometer long and is from Sarthana to Dream City. corridor 2 is 18.74 kilometer long and is from Bhesan to Saroli.

The all out culmination cost of the venture is Rs 12,020 crore.

The Metro projects will give a climate neighborly ‘Mass Rapid Transit System’ to these urban communities.

PM Modi to flag off trains to Statue of Unity from Delhi, Mumbai, Ahmedabad, key locations

Indian Railways Trains to Statue of Unity from Ahmedabad, Delhi, Mumbai: People from Delhi can board the Indian Railways train from Hazrat Nizamuddin railroad station (NZM). In Mumbai, travelers can board the Indian Railways train to the Statue of Unity from Dadar railroad station (DDR).

Indian Railways travelers from across India would now be able to head out to the Statue of Unity as Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be hailing off upwards of eight trains to the world’s tallest sculpture situated in Gujarat on Sunday. Individuals would now be able to board trains from Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Ahmedabad, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh’s Pratapgarh, and Madhya Pradesh’s Rewa. Aside from hailing off trains, PM Modi will initiate a few tasks around the same time.

Indian Railways Trains to Statue of Unity

The rundown of Indian Railways prepares that will take you to the Statue of Unity has Train Number 09103/04 Mahamana Express (Weekly) on Kevadiya-Varanasi course, Train number 02927/28 Dadar-Kevadia Express (Daily), Train Number 09247/48 Janshatabdi Express (Daily) on Ahmedabad-Kevadiya course, Train Number 09145/46 Nizamuddin–Kevadia SamparkKranti Express (Bi-Weekly), Train Number 09105/06 Kevadia – Rewa Express (Weekly), Train Number 09119/20 Chennai – Kevadia Express (Weekly), Train Number 09107/08 MEMU train (Daily) on Pratapnagar-Kevadiya course, and Train Number 09109/10 on MEMU train (Daily) train on Kevadiya-Pratapnagar course.

Individuals from Delhi can board the Indian Railways train from Hazrat Nizamuddin railroad station (NZM). In Mumbai, travelers can board the Indian Railways train to the Statue of Unity from Dadar railroad station (DDR).

PM Narendra Modi discourse, address time, date: PM Narendra Modi will signal off Indian Railways prepares and dispatch a large number of tasks at 11 AM on January 17 i.e on Sunday by means of video conferencing.

What are Indian Railways, Statue of Unity projects?

PM Modi will initiate the Dabhoi–Chandod Gauge changed over Broad Gauge railroad line, Chandod–Kevadiya new Broad Gauge rail route line, and recently charged Pratapnagar-Kevadiya area. He will likewise introduce the new station structures of Dabhoi, Chandod, and Kevadiya. These structures have been planned stylishly consolidating nearby highlights and current traveler courtesies, the Prime Minister’s Office said in an assertion.

Indian Railways’ first Green Railway station Kevadia railroad station – All you need to know

Kevadia railroad station (KDCY) is the closest one to the Statue of Unity. It is India’s first railroad station with a Green Building Certification. The undertakings will add fillip to the advancement exercises in the close by ancestral districts, support availability to significant strict and antiquated explorer places settled on the banks of River Narmada, increment both homegrown and global the travel industry, go about as an impetus for the by and large financial improvement of the locale while additionally creating new work and business opportunities.

PM Modi to establish foundation stone of Ahmedabad, Surat metro projects on Jan 18

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on January 18 will essentially establish the foundation stone of Phase-2 of the Ahmedabad metro project which will connect GIFT City grounds and the state capital Gandhinagar. The Prime Minister will likewise lead a comparative capacity for the Rs 12,020 crore Phase-1 of the Surat metro project, official sources said on Thursday.

Both the metro projects in Ahmedabad and Surat are being taken care of by the Gujarat Metro Rail Corporation (GMRC) which is a 50:50 joint endeavor between the state and the focal government.

As indicated by official sources, development tenders worth Rs 1,500 crore for Phase-2 of Ahmedabad metro has just been granted in November and December. Essentially GMRC is currently concluding tenders for Phase-1 for around a similar sum.

Presently, Ahmedabad is the solitary city in Gujarat to have an operational metro rail network which is 6.5 kilometers long. In spite of the fact that Modi had initiated this part of the 40-kilometer-long Phase-1 of the Ahmedabad metro not long before the Lok Sabha decisions in March 2019, GMRC has been not able to broaden the metro availability in Ahmedabad over the most recent two years.

As per GMRC authorities, just 63 percent of the work on Phase-1 of Ahmedabad metro has been finished up until this point. The establishment stone for Phase-1 of Ahmedabad metro was laid back in March 2015 by the then boss pastor Anandiben Patel. The postponement in executing the task has prompted cost of the principal stage to raise to Rs 12700 crore from the previous Rs 10,773 crore.

In February 2019, the Modi government had cleared the Rs 5523 crore Phase-2 of the Ahmedabad metro project that will interface Motera in Ahmedabad with Mahatma Mandir, the scene of half-yearly Vibrant Gujarat occasion and will likewise fan out and associate GIFT City. The Indian Express in October 2018 announced how the metro connect to GIFT City was abbreviated by six kilometers by redrawing the Detailed Project Report.

In the interim, the Surat metro having an all out Phase-1 length of 40.35 kilometers, will have two halls. The first will interface Sarthana to Dream city and will have a 6.47 kilometer long underground area. The second hallway from Behsan to Saroli will be a completely raised one. The Surat metro will likewise see obtaining of 700 private properties.

PM Modi in Ahmedabad to review Zydus Cadila’s vaccine work|Coronavirus India updates

As India ups vaccination arrangements, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to survey Covid antibody advancement work at Zydus Biotech Park in Ahmedabad, Bharat Biotech in Hyderabad and Serum Institute of India in Pune on Saturday.

Zydus Cadila had reported that the stage I clinical preliminary of its antibody up-and-comer ZyCoV-D was finished and it has initiated stage II clinical preliminaries from August. Then, Bharat Biotech’s Covaxin is going through stage 3 preliminaries.

You can follow Covid cases, passings and testing rates at the public and State levels here. A rundown of State Helpline numbers is accessible too.

Here are the updates:

Coronavirus caseload in India moves to 93,51,109

India’s COVID-19 count of cases moved to 93.51 lakh with 41,322 new contaminations being accounted for in a day, while 87,59,969 individuals have recuperated so far pushing the public recuperation rate to 93.68%, as indicated by the Union wellbeing service information refreshed on Saturday.

The complete Covid cases expanded to 93,51,109 and the loss of life moved to 1,36,200 with the infection guaranteeing 485 additional carries on with, the information refreshed at 8 a.m. appeared.

Subsequent to indicating an upward pattern for three days straight, the dynamic COVID-19 caseload diminished to 4,54,940, staying under 5 lakh for the eighteenth successive day. It includes 4.87% of the all out caseload, the information expressed.

The COVID-19 case casualty rate remains at 1.46%. – PTI

Dry swab RT-PCR COVID-19 test gets ICMR gesture

CSIR-Center for Cellular and Molecular Biology (CCMB) at long last got the consent of the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) to monetarily utilize the ‘game evolving innovation’ of dry swab RNA-extraction free testing strategy for the COVID-19 infection on Friday. Created by the in house research group, it will help general wellbeing specialists to scale up the testing at a small amount of the flow cost of customary RT-PCR tests and furthermore give brings about a twofold snappy time.

The ICMR has given a warning allowing “the utilization of CSIR-CCMB dry swab technique, thinking about its lesser expense and brisk pivot time subsequent to assessing and finding a general concordance of 96.9%”. The CCMB has looked for the ICMR gesture in the wake of finding the preliminary attempts effective here in relationship with the TS wellbeing experts in July and first revealed in these sections.

PM in Ahmedabad to review vaccine work

Leader Narendra Modi arrived in Ahmedabad on Saturday as a component of his three-city visit to audit Covid immunization improvement work at offices there, an authority said.

From the air terminal, Mr. Modi continued to pharma major Zydus Cadila’s plant close to Ahmedabad to get data about its antibody advancement, the authority said.

The plant is situated in the Changodar mechanical territory, more than 20 km from Ahmedabad. PM Modi will be at the plant for 60 minutes, starting 9.30 a.m., the authority said.

He will later visit Bharat Biotech in Hyderabad and Serum Institute of India in Pune.

Gujarat Chief Justice worried at non-compliance of COVID standards by public

In the midst of rising COVID-19 cases in Gujarat, Chief Justice of the Gujarat High Court Vikram Nath regretted that even adjudicators were going significant distances to go to weddings when everybody must stay away from huge social occasions.

“I am shocked! Judges are travelling 500-600 km to attend weddings. What can I say about the other public? My own judges are travelling. And it’s not their children or their brother or sister’s wedding,” the Chief Justice remarked during the hearing of an ongoing suo motu petition on non-compliance of COVID-19 norms by the public in the State.

The court communicated genuine concerns and got some information about advances it was taking to guarantee that the pandemic circumstance didn’t heighten and run wild.

Kerala’s positivity over 10%, with no ascent in testing

Kerala on Friday tried 39,108 examples, in spite of cases by the State government that testing would be raised to at any rate 70,000 every day. New cases gave an account of Friday remained at 3,966, with a test energy pace of 10.14%.

The Health division added 23 passings from COVID-19 on Friday. Five passings were accounted for from Thrissur, four each from Kottayam and Malappuram, three from Alappuzha, two each from Pathanamthitta, Thiruvananthapuram and Ernakulam and one from Kozhikode.

PM Modi may visit Zydus Biotech Park close to Ahmedabad

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is probably going to visit Zydus Biotech Park close to Ahmedabad on November 28 to survey advancement of the organization’s ZyCoV-D (Covid-19) vaccine.

Key sources in the state government said that alongside a visit to Serum Institute of India (SII) in Pune on November 28, the PM will likewise visit Zydus Biotech Park in Ahmedabad. SII has collaborated with worldwide pharma monster AstraZeneca and the Oxford University for creating Covid-19 antibody. The state’s respectful and police organization have been put on high alarm because of the PM’s visit.

Modi prone to visit Anandiben’s family

PM Narendra Modi’s is probably going to visit Uttar Pradesh lead representative and previous Gujarat boss priest Anandiben Patel’s home to welcome the family on the marriage of Patel’s grandson. The marriage is planned for November 30.

PM Modi Launched India’s First Seaplane Service From Ahmedabad & Kevadia

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday introduced the country’s first seaplane service between the Statue of Unity site at Kevadia settlement to the Sabarmati Riverfront in Ahmedabad. The flight associates Sabarmati riverfront in Ahmedabad to Statue of Unity in Kevadia, Narmada locale.

The Prime Minister went on the lady seaplane departure from Kevadia to Sabarmati. The Twin Otter from the Maldives showed up in Ahmedabad on Monday. The seaplane took off from Male, the capital of the Maldives, and showed up in Gujarat subsequent to arriving at the Venduruthy channel for a specialized end.

SpiceJet on Wednesday said it will work two day by day seaplane trips between the Sabarmati riverfront in Ahmedabad and the Statue of Unity at Kevadia in Gujarat from Saturday.

The seaplane flights will be worked by SpiceJet’s auxiliary Spice Shuttle. The term of each flight would associate with 30 minutes.

Twin Otter Seaplane

The Twin Otter seaplane weighs around 3,377 kilograms and has a fuel tank limit of 1,419 liters. The length of the Twin Otter is 15.77 meters (51 feet) and the stature is 5.94 meters (19 feet). The seaplane has a seating limit of 19 travelers and can convey a greatest load of 5,670 kilos.

There is a significant contrast in the strategies and limits of departure and arriving between a seaplane and a plane. While planes use land for take-off and handling, the seaplane can take off and land on any water body including any enormous waterways, lakes and ocean. Talking about the Twin Otter seaplane, Captain Ajay Chauhan clarified that the machine has twin motors like its name and devours around 272 kg fuel for every hour for flying.

Seaplane from Maldives comes in Ahmedabad; PM Modi to take inaugural flight

Head administrator Narendra Modi will take the official inaugural flight on October 31.

A seaplane from the Maldives showed up here in Ahmedabad on Monday. The plane will associate the Sabarmati riverfront in Ahmedabad to the Statue of Unity in Kevadia, Narmada area.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will take the official debut trip on October 31.

As indicated by a delivery from the Defense wing, the seaplane, which will be worked by SpiceJet, is a Twin Otter 300 and enlisted for the sake of Spicejet Technic.

On Sunday evening, the seaplane took off from the Maldives’ capital Male and arriving inside Venduruthy channel for a specialized end, before showing up in Gujarat.