The Prime Minister,
Shri Narendra Modi, today inaugurated several Government projects at
Silvassa, Dadra and Nagar Haveli. These include Government buildings,
solar PV systems, Jan Aushadhi Kendras and a Passport Seva Kendra.
He also distributed Aids and Assistive Devices to Divyangjans, and other
benefits under existing Government schemes.
Speaking on the occasion, he said that he is coming to Dadra and Nagar
Haveli for the first time as Prime Minister, but he has been here many
times in the past.
He said that after assuming office, he sought details on impact of
development schemes in Dadra and Nagar Haveli; and since then the Union
Government has worked on areas needing attention.
Speaking on development themes, he said that every Indian must have
access to housing facilities. He said that in less than a year, the
number of beneficiaries under the Ujjwala scheme for LPG has crossed 2
The Prime Minister emphasized that the Union Government will never allow
the poor and the middle class to be looted. He urged the assembled
people to download the BHIM App for cashless transactions.