Narendra Modi's 69th birthday… how is he going to celebrate?
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who turns 69 on Tuesday, will visit the site of the Gujarat’s Sardar Sarovar Dam on the Narmada river whose water level has reached its highest mark to celebrate the feat and kick off Namami Narmade festival.
New Delhi, Sept 17: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who turns 69 on Tuesday, will visit the site of the Gujarat’s Sardar Sarovar Dam on the Narmada river whose water level has reached its highest mark to celebrate the feat and kick off Namami Narmade festival.
For the first time since the height of the dam was raised in 2017, the water level reached its highest peak at 138.68 metres on Sunday evening.
The Prime Minister will land at Ahmedabad airport on Monday night. He will visit the dam site at Kevadiya in Narmada district on his 69th birthday on Tuesday morning to attend the Namami Narmade Mahotsava to celebrate the water level milestone, according to a State government release issued on Monday.
“After visiting the dam site at Kevadiya, the Prime Minister would address a gathering. We are erecting a large dome structure to accommodate around 10,000 people for the event who would come from Narmada, Bharuch and Chhotaudepur districts.
“After his address, the Prime Minister would inspect some ongoing developmental projects near the dam and the Statue of Unity,” said Narmada district collector, IK Patel.
Before leaving the site at around 12 noon, the Prime Minister is expected to visit the temple of Lord Dattatreya at Garudeshwar village near Kevadiya.Here's full schedule how he will celebrate 69th birthday.
•PM Modi will kickstart his 69th birthday by celebrating the water level in the Sardar Sarovar Dam at Kevadiya in Narmada district.
•Reports have suggested PM Modi will be celebrating his 69th birthday in his parliamentary constituency of Varanasi and will spend the day with children with disabilities.•The BJP will observe a 'Seva Saptah' (service week) from September 14 to 20 for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's birthday on September 17.
•Several exhibitions will also be showcased that will depict the social work done by PM Modi. These exhibitions will be organised in every district by BJP cadres to display the feat of the Central government under PM Modi's leadership.
•The seva saptah kicked off with BJP President Amit Shah along with working president JP Nadda, Vijay Goel and Vijender Gupta sweeping the floors at AIIMS in New Delhi.
(With inputs from agencies)
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