By Accommodation Times Bureau
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday laid the foundation stone of Patna Metro Rail Project at an estimated cost of Rs 13,365 crores. It will have two corridors — Danapur to Mithapur and Patna Railway Station to New ISBT and is likely to be completed in five years. The project will ease the public transport in Patna and adjoining areas.
Modi also unveiled development projects worth Rs 33,000 crores in Barauni, Bihar.
Expressing his commitment to uplift the poor, PM said, “ Government’s vision of development is on two lines, infrastructure development and upliftment of the marginalized sections of society.”
PM inaugurated the first phase of River Front Development at Patna. He also laid the foundation Stone for the Karmalichak Sewerage Network spanning 96.54 kilometres. Works related to Sewage Treatment Plants at Barh, Sultanganj and Naugachia were kicked off by PM. He also laid the Foundation Stone for 22 AMRUT projects at various locations.