Modi to inaugurate projects across J&K today

Modi to inaugurate projects across J&K today
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Interact with Sarpanchs, students in Srinagar

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Jammu, Srinagar and Leh on Sunday where he will inaugurate/lay foundation stones for various development projects. He will also inspect Dal Lake in Srinagar.
An official press release said that the Prime Minister will lay the foundation stone of AIIMS Vijaypur in Jammu and AIIMS Awantipora in Kashmir. He will also lay the foundation stone for Northern Regional Centre Campus of Indian Institute of Mass Communication at Jammu, and of University of Ladakh which will be a cluster university comprising degree colleges of Leh, Kargil, Nubra, Zanskar, Drass and Khaltsi. The university will have administrative offices at Leh and Kargil.
The PM will also digitally launch various projects under Rashtriya Uchchatar Shiksha Abhiyan (RUSA), including 3 Model Degree Colleges in J&K at Kishtwar, Kupwara and Baramulla. PM Modi will dedicate to the nation University Institute of Engineering & Technology, Kathua.
He will then lay the foundation stone for construction of Transit accommodation for Kashmiri migrant employees in Kashmir valley.
The PM will declare 100% electrification of households in the state of Jammu and Kashmir under SAUBHAGYA scheme.
The PM will lay foundation stone of 624 MW Kiru Hydroelectric project in Kishtwar, a run-of-the-river project across River Chenab.
The PM will inaugurate 9 MW Dah Hydroelectric project located in Dah near village Datang, also a run-of–the-river project executed by Jammu & Kashmir State Power Development Corporation Limited.
The PM will dedicate to the nation 220 KV Srinagar-Alusteng-Drass-Kargil-Leh transmission system. The foundation stone of this prestigious project was also laid by him in August 2014.
The 400 KV D/C Jalandhar-Samba-Rajouri-Shopian-Amargarh (Sopore) transmission line will be dedicated to the nation by the PM. The project has augmented grid connectivity in Jammu & Kashmir.
The Prime Minister will lay the foundation stone of 1640m span double-lane bridge over River Chenab at Sajwal. The project will provide alternative route for the population of Sajwal and Indri Pattian. With the completion of this bridge, the distance between Sajwal and Indri Pattian shall be reduced to 5 kms from 47 kms earlier.
The PM will lay the foundation of the project aimed at reducing pollution of Rivers Devika & Tawi under the National River Conservation Plan (NRCP).
The PM will lay foundation stone of the new terminal building of Kushok Bakula Rimpochee (KBR) Airport in Leh by unveiling the plaque. The new terminal will be a modular, energy efficient and self-sustaining building of 18,985 sq m.
The PM will then open new tourist and trekking routes in Ladakh.
Facilities for launch of Rural BPO, Bandipora, will be inaugurated by the PM. The PM will also inaugurate Multipurpose Indoor Sports Facility at Sephora, Ganderbal.
In Srinagar, Prime Minister Modi will interact with students from the states of Assam, Gujarat, Haryana, Odisha, Maharashtra and Telangana. He will also hold an interaction with the newly elected Sarpanchs.
The PM earlier visited Jammu, Srinagar and Leh on May 19, 2018, to lay the foundation stones for various infrastructure projects.