LUCKNOW || Prime Minister Narendra Modi willbe on a day-long visit to Uttar Pradesh today. He will launch the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana from Ballia. This scheme aims to provide LPG connections to 5 crore women beneficiaries from BPL families over the next three years.
The Prime Minister will also visit his constituency, Varanasi. He will distribute e-rickshaws to beneficiaries. He will visit Gyan Pravah – Centre for Cultural Studies and Research – at Varanasi. He will hold a meeting with prominent citizens in Varanasi.
The Prime Minister will launch a scheme for environment-friendly “E-Boats” at the famous Assi Ghat. These E-boats will not only reduce pollution, but will also bring down the operational costs, thereby enabling higher incomes for those who earn their livelihoods through such boats on the River Ganga.