PM to inaugurate Jharsuguda airport tomorrow
Bhubaneswar: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the newly built Jharsuguda airport during his visit to Odisha tomorrow.
The Prime Minister will arrive at the newly built second airport of Odisha at Jharsuguda in a special aircraft from New Delhi and dedicate the airport to the nation.
This airport will bring western Odisha on the aviation map of India, and facilitate regional air connectivity through the UDAN scheme.
At Talcher, he will unveil a plaque to mark the commencement of work for the revival of Talcher Fertilizer Plant. This is the first plant in India which will have a coal gasification-based fertilizer unit. In addition to fertilizer, this plant will produce natural gas, thereby contributing to the country’s energy requirements.
The Prime Minister will dedicate the Garjanbahal coal mines and the Jharsuguda-Barpali-Sardega rail link to the nation. He shall also unveil a plaque to mark the commencement of coal production and transportation from Dulanga coal mines.
The Prime Minister shall then arrive in Janjgir Champa, in Chhattisgarh. He will visit an exhibition on traditional handloom and agriculture. He will lay the foundation stone for national highway projects, and the Pendra-Anuppur 3rd railway line. He will address the gathering.