NDA Government is working to ensure employment for youth, education for children, medical care for aged and facilities for farmers, stated Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday.
PM Modi was addressing a public function at the Bishop John Richardson stadium in Car Nicobar today.
“Government is committed for the development of Car Nicobar. The Central government is making all efforts to make the life of people of Andaman and Nicobar Islands easier,” said Modi.
During his visit to Car Nicobar, the Prime Minister laid wreath at the Tsunami Memorial and visited the Tsunami Memorial Museum this morning. He inaugurated the ITI Arong and interacted with Members of Tribal Council.
In Port Blair, the Prime Minister visited the Cellular Jail and laid wreath at the Martyrs’ Column in the afternoon. Mr Modi also dedicated the 150 feet high Flag Mast at South Point in Port Blair commemorating the historic event of the hoisting of first Tricolor on Indian soil by Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose in Port Blair on Dec 30, 1943.
He paid floral tributes at the statue of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose. Mr Modi inaugurated and laid foundation stones for series of projects for the Andaman and Nicobar Islands. The Prime Minister also addressed a public function at the historic Netaji Stadium this evening.