Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to visit Gujarat on July 4, where he will inaugurate the Digital India Week in Gandhinagar. The week, which will conclude on July 9, is aimed at increasing awareness and engagement of people in the digital India initiative taken up by the government. The event, to be held at Mahatma Mandir, will see participation from business people and experts associated with the IT sector. Conferences and seminars will be held during the event.
PM Modi will address the crowd, as well as interact with the organizers and beneficiaries of the event. Besides, Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel, Minister of Railways, Communications and Electronics & Information Technology, Ashwini Vaishnaw, as well as Minister of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship and Electronics and Information Technology, Rajiv Chandrasekhar, will attend and address the event.
With Assembly elections fast approaching Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is strengthening its stand in Gujarat by repeatedly organizing and attending events throughout the state. Over the past couple of months, PM Modi himself has visited Gujarat various times and addressed public meetings, and inaugurated developmental projects. Earlier this month, he was in Navsari where he launched developmental projects worth more than Rs3,000 crores.