On Tuesday, Prime Minister Mr. Narendra Modi will launch the “Azadi@75- New Urban India: Transforming Urban Landscape” conference-cum-expo. The conference and Expo will be held in Lucknow that will showcase and launch many development projects.
The Prime Minister’s Office issued a statement where they said that Mr. Modi will interact with everyone virtually. He is scheduled to hand over the keys of Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana- Urban (PMAY-U) houses, virtually to 75,000 beneficiaries in 75 districts of Uttar Pradesh. Mr. Modi will lay the foundation stone and launch 75 urban development projects of the state under Smart Cities Mission and AMRUT.
The project will include; the flag of 75 buses under FAME-II for seven cities; Lucknow, Kanpur, Varanasi, Prayagraj, Gorakhpur, Jhansi, and Ghaziabad. It will release a coffee table book encompassing 75 projects. The Union Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs will publish a coffee table book encompassing 75 projects implemented as part of its flagship missions.
The expo will be organized between October 5-7 as a part of “Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav” which will be themed on transforming the urban landscape with a definite aim on the transformative changes brought about in UP.