Prime Minister Narendra Modi was speaking virtually today at a function after inaugurating the Central Institute of Petrochemical Engineering and Technology-Institute of Petrochemicals Technology, Jaipur in Rajasthan. The Prime Minister said that in this time of Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav, a high level of skill will not only strengthen India but will also play a major role in achieving the resolve of self-reliant India. Skilled manpower is the need of the hour for one of the fastest-growing industries like the Petro-Chemical Industry. He said that the new Institute of Petrochemical Technology will connect the lakhs of youth with new possibilities. He also laid the foundation stone of four new medical colleges at Banswara, Sirohi, Hanumangarh and Dausa districts of Rajasthan.
Speaking on the occasion, Health and Family Welfare Minister Mansukh Mandaviya has said, the Centre is working to strengthen the health infrastructure in the country. He said, the health sector has been linked with development under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Talking about the Ayushman Bharat Abhiyan, Mr. Mandaviya said, more than two crore people have been benefited by the scheme.
Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla said that Central Government has taken several steps for creating a robust health infrastructure in the country. He said, the opening of four medical colleges in the tribal areas of the State will help the poor people and provide affordable education to the medical students.
Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot, Union Ministers Bhupendra Yadav and Gajendra Singh Shekhawat among others who were present on the occasion.