WION Web Team Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
Jan 17, 2018, 03.50 AM (IST)
Jan 17, 2018, 12.59 PM
We are working towards doubling farmer incomes by 2022. For this, optimum utilisation of land resources, ensuring minimum wastage & understanding the needs of the market assume importance: PM Modi at Centre of Excellence in Vadrad #Vadradpic.twitter.com/2h4VtVs83i
We are all aware of the strides Israel has made in agriculture, including when it comes to managing water resources and irrigation. Israel shows the way on how to transform a nation with the agriculture sector at the core: PM Modi at Centre of Excellence in Vadrad pic.twitter.com/cVz92Cxt6E
PM Narendra Modi and PM of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu address at Centre of Excellence in Gujarat's Vadrad.
Jan 17, 2018, 09.42 AM
iCreate ka 'i' small letter mein hai. I ko chota kyo rakha iske piche bhi ek wajah hai. Creativity ki sabse badi rukavat hoti hai 'I' ka bada hona. Creativity ke saath agar I capital hai, to uska matlab h aham aur ahankar aade aa rha h: PM Modi at iCreate Centre #Ahmedabadpic.twitter.com/gnJvOrk1S2
When I launched iCreate a few years ago, I said I want to link it with Israel. My motive was that this institution & our youth is benefited by Israel's experience & their start-up environment: PM Modi at iCreate Centre #Ahmedabadpic.twitter.com/lSXZL7aieO
The road show, which began from Ahmedabad airport ended at the Sabarmati Ashram after traversing nearly eight kilometres.The two leaders repeatedly waved to the crowds that lined up the streets as performers presented traditional dance enroute.The roadshow, designed to showcase India’s cultural diversity, saw artists from several states performing on 50 stages erected by the roadside.
Jan 17, 2018, 06.26 AM
Immediately after the welcome ceremony, Netanyahu, his wife Sara, and Modi set-off on an 8-km roadshow for the Sabarmati Ashram where apostle of peace Mahatma Gandhi spent considerable time of his life.
Many dance troupes are performing different traditional dances along the road.
Jan 17, 2018, 06.09 AM
The leaders embark on a roadshow from the airport to Sabarmati Ashram in Ahmedabad.
Jan 17, 2018, 06.03 AM
Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu, who is accompanied by his wife Sara, was given a ceremonial reception on his arrival at the airport. Artistes performed a traditional Gujarati dance showcasing the state's rich cultural traditions.
In Gujarat, PM @narendramodi and @IsraeliPM@netanyahu will visit the Centre of Excellence for Vegetables at Vadrad in Sabarkantha district. They will inaugurate the Centre of Excellence for Date Palms at Kukama via a video link. The two leaders will also interact with farmers. pic.twitter.com/hhbX4TCXPO
The city of Ahmedabad is all set to witness a mega roadshow of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Israeli counterpart Benjamin Netanyahu, who will be in Gujarat for a day on Wednesday.The two leaders are scheduled to arrive at the airport around 10:30 am, from where they will proceed to Sabarmati Ashram to pay their respects to Mahatma Gandhi.