Union Home Minister Amit Shah arrived in Imphal on a dedicated flight on Thursday evening to inaugurate and lay the foundation stone of as many as 21 developmental projects worth Rs 1,311 crore in Manipur on Friday.
The union home minister was given a warm welcome at Bir Tikendrajit International Airport by chief minister N Biren Singh along with ministers and MLAs. The main function will be held at Moirang Bishnupur district on Friday.
The Union minister will be inaugurating Construction of Manipur Olympian Park; Sangaithel Fruit Preservation Factory (MAGFRUIT), Nilakuthi; Paid Private Ward at JNIMS; Churachandpur Medical College (State Component); Moreh Town Water Supply Scheme; Nongpok Thong Bridge at Eastern Side of Kangla, Imphal; Infrastructure Development of DM University; Marjing Statue Complex; Development of Cave Tourism Project at Kangkhui Cave; Model Residential School at LM Block, Ukhrul; 100 bedded Residential School, Rengpang; and Pediatric Cardio Thoracic Operation Theatre at RIMS Campus.
Apart from the inauguration Union Home Minister will also lay foundation stones of Manipur Exhibition Centre, Imphal East; District Youth, Skilling and Employment Centres in 5 Districts; Construction of Jiribam-Tipaimukh Road; Strengthening of Road from Serou Lamkhai to Salluk Village via Chakpikarong; Construction of 40 Police Outposts (34 along Indo-Myanmar International Border and 6 along NH-37); Integrated Management of 3 Water Bodies/Wetland (Utra Pat, Zaimeng, Waithou-Phumnom); Revamped Distribution Sector Scheme; Bharat Net Project/Capital Project on OFC Network under Scheme for Capital Investment (SACI); and PM Gati Shakti Projects under Scheme for Capital Investment (SACI).