In pics: Narendra Modi launches Solar Power Plant in MP

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Neemuch (MP), Feb 26: BJP's Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Wednesday dedicated to nation the country's largest solar power plant at Bhagwanpura in Madhya Pradesh.

The 130 MW plant by Welspun Energy Pvt Ltd. is located on 1000 acres.

While addressing a rally, Modi also accused Congress-led UPA government at the Centre of pushing the country into the "dark age" by mismanaging the power sector.

"During the UPA regime, power plants which could have produced 20,000 MW of electricity are lying closed down...They have pushed us in the dark age," he said.

Modi alleged that artificial shortage of coal is being created in the country despite its ample availability and as a result the power companies are forced to import the mineral.

The 130 MW plant by Welspun Energy Pvt Ltd. is located on 1000 acres.

"Because of such policies, the country's economy is in dire straits and the rupee is tumbling," he said.

Modi said the country had seen white and green revolutions in the past and the time has come to witness saffron revolution now. "...And this saffron revolution would come in the field of power," he said.

Modi said he was witnessing a wave in favour of BJP in the country and people reposing their faith in the saffron party to redress their issues.

"Despite abundance of natural resources in the country and the youths full in energy, the country has not progressed well under the UPA regime," he added.

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said around 25,000 MW of additional electricity would be made available in the state by 2015.

Chouhan said farmers incurred losses due to the Centre's decision asking them to burn poppy husk produced in their fields.

Here are some pics of the event:

(Pics)MP:Modi launches Solar Power Plant

BJP Prime Ministerial candidate and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi addressing the pulbic during the launch of a Solar Power Plant in Neemuch on Wednesday.

(Pics) MP: Modi launches Solar Power Plant

BJP's Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Wednesday dedicated to nation the country's largest solar power plant at Bhagwanpura in Madhya Pradesh.

Modi launches Solar Power Plant in Neemuch

BJP Prime Ministerial candidate and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi with Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan during the launch of a Solar Power Plant in Neemuch on Wednesday.

Modi launches Solar Power Plant in Neemuch

BJP Prime Ministerial candidate and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi with Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan during the launch of a Solar Power Plant in Neemuch on Wednesday.

Modi launches Solar Power Plant in Neemuch

The 130 MW plant by Welspun Energy Pvt Ltd. is located on 1000 acres.

 

 

Modi launches Solar Power Plant in Neemuch

While addressing a rally, Modi accused Congress-led UPA government at the Centre of pushing the country into the "dark age" by mismanaging the power sector.

Modi launches Solar Power Plant in Neemuch

Modi alleged that artificial shortage of coal is being created in the country despite its ample availability and as a result the power companies are forced to import the mineral.

 

 

Modi launches Solar Power Plant in Neemuch

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said around 25,000 MW of additional electricity would be made available in the state by 2015.

Modi launches Solar Power Plant in Neemuch

Chouhan said farmers incurred losses due to the Centre's decision asking them to burn poppy husk produced in their fields.

 

 

Modi launches Solar Power Plant in Neemuch

Modi said he was witnessing a wave in favour of BJP in the country and people reposing their faith in the saffron party to redress their issues.

OneIndia News

(With PTI inputs)

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