Ahmedabad: Today, Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the Kevadia Sabarmati water aerodromes and seaplane service connecting two key projects in Gujarat.
Travel time reduced from four hours to 45 mins:
Kevadia-Sabarmati Seaplane service covers 200 km. Usually, it takes around four hours, but now the travel time has been reduced to 45 minutes.
Modi Inaugurates Kevadia Sabarmati seaplane service
It was the 145th birth anniversary kd Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel and is observed as Rashtriya Ekta Diwas. The SpiceJet aircraft that Modi flew in today carried the logo of PM’s Make In India scheme. The tickets cost a minimum of Rs 1400 and each day two incoming and two outgoing flights will be operated.
View of Sardar Patel’s Statue of Unity:
A spectacular view of Sardar Patel’s Statue of Unity at Kevadia can be seen while using the service. Seaplane’s flagging off flight was witnessed by Hardeep Singh Puri, Union Civil Aviation minister.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on a two-day visit to Gujarat:
PM is on his two-day visit to Gujarat to mark Rashtriya Ekta Diwas. PM Modi witnessed a paramilitary parade at the Statue of Unity. He spoke about the need to safeguard India’s sovereignty.
Ekta mall selling all handloom and handicrafts products from different states:
So there is a recently launched store called Ekta Mall. The store was launched on Friday. It’s being constructed near the Statue of Unity. All the handicraft and handloom products will be available. They will be from varied states and tourists can put them under one roof. Also, PM inaugurates Arogya Van. Arogya Van od 17-acre botanical garden that has varied herbs and medicinal plants.