Prime Minister Narendra Modi reached Kolkata on Saturday on a two-day tour of West Bengal. West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankar and Mayor of Kolkata and Minister of Urban Development and Municipal Affairs of Bengal Firhad Khan welcomed PM Modi at the airport. After this, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee met PM Modi at Raj Bhavan.
At the same time, due to the Citizenship Amendment Act, the student organization Students Federation of India (SFI) has opposed PM Modi´s visit to Kolkata.
Let us know that PM Modi will take part in the 150th anniversary celebration of Kolkata Port Trust and many programs. Apart from this, four historic buildings that have been renovated will also be dedicated to the nation.
Prime Minister Modi arrived on a two-day West Bengal tour on Saturday amid protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA). The Prime Minister tweeted before the tour, ´I am excited to be in West Bengal today and tomorrow. I am happy to spend time in Ramakrishna Mission and that too when we are celebrating the birth anniversary of Swami Vivekananda. There is also a special place about that place. He further wrote, Still there will be something missing.
He wrote, Respected Swami Atmasthanandji will not be there. He taught me the principle of prabhu seva to public service. His absence in Ramakrishna Mission is unimaginable.
Let us know that PM Modi will take part in the celebrations and various programs of the 150th anniversary of Kolkata Port Trust. Apart from this, four historic buildings that have been renovated will also be dedicated to the nation.
During this time he will also inaugurate a light and sound show at Rabindra Setu (Howrah Bridge). Apart from this, the global headquarters of PM Ramakrishna Math and Ramakrishna Mission will go to Belur Math. Let us know for the first time after the 2015 Lok Sabha elections that he is going to West Bengal.