The Prime Minister visit his constituency, Varanasi Today. PM Narendra Modi distributed e-rickshaws and interacted with beneficiaries in Varanasi (UP). He also visited Gyan Pravah – Centre for Cultural Studies and Research – at Varanasi. He did hold a meeting with prominent citizens in Varanasi.

The Prime Minister also launched a scheme for environment-friendly E-Boats” at the famous Assi Ghat. These E-boats will not only reduce pollution, but will also bring down the operational costs, thereby enabling higher incomes for those who earn their livelihoods through such boats on the River Ganga.

PM seen taking a ride in solar powered motor boat,an initiative to clean Ganga and reduce pollution.

He started his Address with Har Har Mahadev.

“We are empowering the poor so that the poor can battle poverty. Take the Jan Dhan Yojana for instance. Our experience during Jan Dhan Yojana brought out the richness of the poor. And it is really satisfying to work day and night for the poor.”

“Through Pradhan Mantri Mudra Yojana, we asked banks to give loans without guarantee as this country is for poor, banks are for poor,”

E-boats will help bring down pollution, ensure higher incomes for those who earn their livelihoods through such boats

PM @narendramodi on the e-boat in Varanasi this evening

PM @narendramodi interacting with e-rickshaw beneficiaries.

PM @narendramodi at Gyan Pravah – Centre for Cultural Studies and Research in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh.

Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh: Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses prominent citizens of the city

Watch Live PM Modi at the launch of environment friendly “E-Boats” at Assi Ghat, Varanasi