Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Lucknow on July 28 and 29, a statement by the Prime Minister’s office said on Friday.
On July 28, he will attend an event on “Transforming Urban Landscape”. This will mark the third anniversary of three key government initiatives related to urban development. These include: Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban); Atal Mission for Rejuvenation of Urban Transfornation (AMRUT); and the Smart Cities Mission.
The Prime Minister will visit an exhibition on Flagship Missions of Urban Development. He will interact with 35 beneficiaries of PMAY (U) – one from each State/UT. He will receive feedback from PMAY beneficiaries, via video link, from different cities of Uttar Pradesh.
He will lay the foundation stone for various projects under flagship missions in Uttar Pradesh. He will also address the gathering.
In its endeavour to attract investments and promote industrialisation, the state government of Uttar Pradesh had organised the UP Investors Summit in February 2018. This led to generation of investment intent worth more than Rs. 4.28 lakh crore across sectors like Renewable Energy, Infrastructure, Power, IT and Electronic Manufacturing, Tourism etc.
Within a few months, investment proposals for 81 projects amounting to an investment of about Rs 60,000 crore have now materialised for Ground Breaking.
The Prime Minister will attend a Ground Breaking Ceremony for these projects in Lucknow on July 29.