Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday held a roadshow after he touched down in Surat on a two-day visit to his home state Gujarat.
A huge crowd gathered to welcome the Prime Minister as his cavalcade moved forward. During the visit, Prime Minister Modi will cover Surat, Bhavnagar, Ahmedabad and Ambaji for various developmental projects and will inaugurate projects worth Rs 29,000 crore including the launch of Ahmedabad Metro Phase I worth Rs 12,900 crore.
Modi will lay the foundation stone and dedicate various projects worth more than Rs 3,400 crores in Surat. Several events have been lined up for the Prime Minister during his visit to the poll-bound state. He will also participate in Navratri celebrations.
Modi will also lay the foundation stone of a biodiversity park, being built over 87 hectares, besides inaugurating the Khoj Museum at Science Centre in Surat.
He will also be present for a maha aarti for the ongoing Navratri festival in Ahmedabad. After the aarti at 9 pm, he will also be present for the garba performance.