PM Modi Announced National Plan Gatishakti Scheme
New Delhi: On The Occasion Of India’s 75th Year Of Independence, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Sunday Made Several New Announcements During His Address To The Nation, Laying Out The Blueprint For The Country’s Economic, Agriculture And Infrastructure Sectors, Among Others.
In His 90-Minute Speech From The Ramparts Of Red Fort In New Delhi, PM Modi Also Congratulated The Sportspersons Who Won Medals In The Recently Concluded Tokyo Olympics And Paid Tribute To Frontline Covid Workers For Their Ongoing Fight Against The Pandemic.
Gatishakti Scheme Key Point
- The Gatishakti Project Will Help In Holistic Infrastructure Growth, While Bringing In Employment Opportunities For The Youth Of The Country.
- The Project Will Also Help Local Manufacturers Become Globally Competitive And Develop Possibilities Of New Future Economic Zones.
- Along With Cutting-Edge Innovation, This Initiative Will Focus On The Use Of New-Age Technology.
- Modi Government’s New Initiative Will Be Announced In The Coming Few Days.
Made In India Products Are Going To Be Specially Promoted Through Gati Shakti Yojana. Aside From This, Small, Small And Cottage Industries Also Will Get Special Support. Will Develop Infrastructure To Form The Means Of Transport Accessible. Under This Scheme, 75 Vande Bharat Trains Will Connect Every Corner Of India With One Another In 75 Weeks.
Gatishakti Scheme : National Hydrogen Mission
Modi Announced The Launch Of The National Hydrogen Mission That Will Make India The Global Production Hub For Clean Hydrogen Fuel Production And Export. The Mission Aims To Make India Self-Reliant In Clean Energy And Create New Jobs.
Gatishakti Scheme : Fortifying Rice By 2024
To Fight Malnutrition, The PM Announced That All Rice Distributed Through Government Schemes Will Be Fortified With Nutrients.
Fortification Refers To The Process Of Increasing The Content Of An Essential Micronutrient, Such As Vitamins Or Minerals, In A Food Item To Improve Its Nutritional Value And Provide Public Health Benefits At Minimal Cost.
This Will Include Rice In The Public Distribution System And Midday Meal Schemes. The Move Will Help Improve The Health Of Women And Children In Low-Income Families.
Gati Shakti Yojana
The PM Also Announced A Rs 100-Lakh Crore National Infrastructure Master Plan Called The Gati Shakti Yojana. The Mission Aims To Give An Integrated And Holistic Pathway To The Indian Economy. By Breaking Silos Within The Economy, The Mission Aims To Make Local Entrepreneurs Globally Competitive.
Gatishakti Scheme : 75 Vande Bharat trains in 75 weeks
The PM Announced That 75 ‘Vande Bharat’ Trains Will Connect Different Parts Of The Country In 75 Weeks. Vande Bharat Is An Indigenous Semi-High Speed Train Set
Gatishakti Scheme : Sainik Schools To Admit Girls
The PM Also Announced That Girl Cadets Will Now Be Able To Enter All-Boys Sainik Schools From The Academic Session 2021-22. Sainik Schools Society Under The Ministry Of Defence (Mod) Prepares Students For Entry Into The National Defence Academy (NDA) And Indian Naval Academy (INA).
Modi Said, “Now Glass Fiber Network, Internet Is Reaching The Villages. Digital Entrepreneurs Are Becoming Ready Within The Village Too. He Also Said That There Are Quite 8 Crore Sisters Belonging To Self Help Groups Within The Village, They Create Quite One Product. Modi Said, “For These Products To Urge An Enormous Market Within The Country And Abroad, Now The Govt Will Prepare An E-Commerce Platform.”
Pradhan Mantri Gati Shakti National Master Plan will lay the foundation for holistic infrastructure development. It will help local manufacturers turn globally competitive and bring several employment opportunities for our youth. #IndiaIndependenceDay pic.twitter.com/eRXiJuhMx6
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) August 15, 2021