To mark Ahmedabad city's 603rd anniversary, Modi Skyped his message to the assembly constituency of Maninagar and announced various ambitious schemes and projects.
On the occasion, Modi also launched a three-month-long intensive cleanliness campaign under Mahatma Gandhi Cleanliness Mission that will culminate on the Mahatma's 150th birth anniversary in 2019. The agenda of the mission includes providing a toilet to every home and to uphold the dignity of women.
Modi's archrival Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar had earlier this month launched a 20 km free Wi-Fi zone between National Institute of Technology (NIT) Patna (located at Ashok Rajpath) and Danapur town present in western Patna. This stretch is allegedly one of the biggest in the world.