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🇮🇳Namo Namo🇮🇳
A keen follower of politics would realize that before every major election, political party leaders will announce big projects, big promises and lay foundation stones for many projects which they obviously forget after winning the elections!!! #Modi4NewIndia
But with @narendramodi it has been the complete opposite!!!
He is doing a record breaking inaugurations of various long pending projects or the projects that he initiated post 2014. #Modi4NewIndia
And he is doing all this before the Model Code of conduct kicks in.
In the last one month, @narendramodi has made 28 trips across India, launching an unprecedented 157 projects. This is sourced from the website of the Prime Minister's Office as well as official announcements.
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First pit-stop on my #ExploreUP journey, Bhitargaon in #Kanpurdehat. Amidst squalor, in a village seemingly over-run by a combo of buffaloes & pigs, stands what may be north India's oldest existing temple. This brick temple dedicated to Vishnu dates to Gupta period, 6th century.
#ExploreUP: Having read abt a Lodi-era tomb at #Kalpi, #Jalaun dist, I expected it to be in line with the octagonal Lodi-Sur era tombs elsewhere in India. It turned out to be quite different. Locals call it the Chaurasi (84) gumbad.
#ExploreUP: The tomb @ #Kalpi, was described as that of a 'Lodi Badshah'. Aware that of the three Lodi rulers, two buried in Delhi & third in #Panipat, was puzzled abt the Kalpi person. Turns out to be a brother of Ibrahim named Jalaluddin who propped himself as ruler for a while
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