Prime Minister Narendra Modi dedicated to the nation four projects related to oil, gas and road sector worth rupees four thousand and seven hundred crores at Haldia in West Bengal today. After laying the foundation stone of the second catalytic iso-dewaxing unit of Haldia refinery of IOCL and inaugurating three more projects, the Prime Minister said that these projects will be beneficial for the entire eastern India regarding connectivity and clean fuel. It will also help Haldia to develop into a modern and huge import export centre.
The Prime Minister inaugurated three projects, Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited BPCL’s LPG Import Terminal at Haldia, GAIL’s Dobhi-Durgapur Natural Gas Pipeline and NHAI’s four lane ROB cum flyover at Ranichak. He said that the Dobhi-Durgapur Natural Gas Pipeline project will benefit the entire region including West Bengal.
Union ministers Dharmendra Singh , Debasree Chaudhary, Governor of West Bengal Jagdeep Dhankhar were also present on the occasion.
Earlier, attending a public meeting in Haldia, Mr Modi said that the people of Bengal will witness the real meaning of change when BJP comes to power in the state. He said that West Bengal needs to move forward on the path of development. Citing the example of Tripura, Mr Modi alleged that in West Bengal, no development has taken place as the TMC led state government is using all their energy to oppose the central schemes. He alleged that TMC, Left parties and Congress have joined hands in the state.
Mr Modi also assured that if BJP comes to power in the state, the party will take the decision to implement central projects for farmers in its first cabinet meeting.
Senior BJP leaders including Dilip Ghosh, Kailash Vijayvargiya, Mukul Roy, Shubhendu Adhikari and Rajib Banerjee were also present at the meeting.