Added on : 2019-03-04 16:47:56
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be on a two-day visit to his home state Gujarat from today. The Prime Minister will also be visiting and laying the foundation stone for the Umiya Dham temple complex, which costs Rs. 1,000 crore, during his visit. The temple will be dedicated to Maa Umiya, who is the deity of Kadva Patels, who are a sub-group of the Patidar community. The temple complex will also have a skill university,students' hostels, counselling facilities and community dispute-resolution centres, organizers said.
No one can ever forget the role of Saints and Seers in strengthening our society. They have given us valuable teachings. They even gave us the strength to fight evil and oppression, said PM
Doing something at a small scale isn't acceptable to us. Our work will always be on a large scale, benefitting all sections of society. At the community level, it's important to emphasize top-quality education for youngsters, the prime minister said.
Those who believe in Maa Umiya can never support female foeticide. I appeal to you all- let us create a society where there is no discrimination based on gender, said Modi.
At the end of a speech, Modi said, “I am the Prime Minister after the 2019 election”.