PM Modi launched ‘Gati Shakti Yojana’
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today launched the 'Pradhan Mantri Gati Shakti Yojana' in a program today.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today launched the 'Pradhan Mantri Gati Shakti Yojana' in a program today. The 100 lakh Gati Shakti Master Plan will provide multi modal connectivity to more than 1200 industrial clusters, including two defence corridors across the country.
Modi said, the plan is to target to cut logistic costs, increase cargo handling capacity and reduce time. It will also provide integrated and seamless connectivity for the movement of people, goods and services from one mode of transport to the other.
He further added, ‘’We are laying a foundation for the next 25 years. The master plan will give ‘Gati Shakti’ to development plans of the 21st century and will help in the timely completion of these plans. Gati Shakti will join different departments for the coordinated development of projects from road to railways, aviation to agriculture.
PM Modi had announced ‘PM Gati Shakti National Master Plan’ in his Independence Day speech on August 15 this year.
After the launch, PM Modi said that today is Durgashtami, today Shakti Swarupa is being worshiped all over the country. On this auspicious occasion of worshiping Shakti, auspicious work is being done to give strength to the pace of progress of the country.