Union Road Transport Highway and Ganga Revival Minister Nitin Gadkari claimed that by March 2020, the Ganges will be completely pollution free. The water of the Ganges will be so clean that you will be able to drink it.
He urged at least one crore people of the country to contribute financially in Namami Gange Trust to connect the cleanliness of Ganga with the people’s participation. The Union Minister also announced a number of development schemes for Uttarakhand including Haridwar district.
Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said this while addressing the inauguration ceremony of newly built Ghat under Namami Gange Scheme near Chandighat on Thursday. The Union Minister inaugurated the development works of five thousand five hundred fifty-five crore road and about five hundred crore rupees of Namami Gange scheme of road transport and laid foundation stones.
Addressing the function organized under the chairmanship of Chief Minister Trivendra Rawat, Nitin Gadkari said that Ganga is the center of our faith. It needs to work at an effective level to get rid of pollution.
He expressed satisfaction at the progress of the work being done under Namami Gange Yojna and hoped that all the work will be completed very soon. Referring to former minister Uma Bharti of Ganga affairs, he said that this work started in his tenure, which is running fast.
Uma Bharti is also worthy to be thanked in this project. He told Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat that in Uttarakhand, hotels, restaurants, and shops are putting their dirt directly in the Ganges. Instant notice to such people. Even if you do not accept it, strict action should be taken against them, as no agreement will be made in the case of Ganga.
On this occasion, Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat expressed gratitude to Union Minister Nitin Gadkari for providing funds for the development schemes of Uttarakhand. Giving detailed information about Namami Ganga and other development schemes in the state, he claimed that all the schemes will be completed in the prescribed time.
On this occasion, Union Minister of State Satyapal Singh, Haridwar MP Dr. Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank, Urban Development Minister Madan Kaushik, Tourism Minister, Sat Pal Maharaj, Forest Minister Dr. Harak Singh Rawat etc. also took the views and made the Central Government a new history in the field of development, said the government.
The announcement of these schemes
On this occasion, the Union Minister to develop the road made from Roshnabad to Biharigarh as a highway, to construct a canal from Dhanauri to Iqbalpur, to clean the Solani river, to revive the Banganga, other than construction of 35 km road from Kankhal to Balavali on the embankment of Ganga, giving 40 crores for the beautification of Harki Padi, building the path of faith in Haridwar, along with several other plans of compassion.
Will be completed soon Highway Widening
Referring to the downfall of the Delhi National Highway in Haridwar-Muzaffarnagar, he said that the old construction agency was blacklisted. Now new ones have been tender. The construction work will be started very soon and soon the widening of the highway will be completed.
Ring Road to be built in Dehradun and Haldwani
Ring Road will also be built in Haridwar along with Dehradun and Haldwani. For this, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari sought the proposal from Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat from the forum. He said that besides this, if a road is needed in any place, then send the proposal to him so that the work can be started in time.
Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat thanked Union Minister Nitin Gadkari for giving green flags to various schemes, saying that his developmental thinking is incomparable. CM said that the proposals of ring road will be prepared shortly.