Amreli gets face-lift for Gujarat Day celebration

April 10th, 2008 - 10:28 pm ICT by admin  

A file-photo of Narendra Modi

Gandhinagar (Gujarat), April 10 (IANS) Amreli town will host the official Gujarat Foundation Day celebrations May 1 in a big way. Preparations are on with 19 roads being re-carpeted, 8,000 tonnes of garbage being cleared and streetlights being re-started, said Jay Narayan Vyas, state cabinet minister.

Vyas was appointed government spokesperson Wednesday by Chief Minister Narendra Modi.

Vyas said that the efforts are on to end Amreli’s water woes by May 1 as preliminary work for taking Narmada waters to the town has been completed.

He said Amreli is the first district in which all its 590 village panchayats have achieved online connectivity.

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