President Ram Nath Kovind laid the foundation stone of SAUNI (Saurashtra Narmada Avtaran Irrigation) Yojna Phase – II Link – 4 at Ghela Somnath at Rajkot district.
President prayed for the prosperity and water for Saurashtra and Gujarat. He also used Gujarati words in his speech. A special helipad was prepared for president’s arrival at Ghela Somnath.
After laying the foundation stone of SAUNI yojna Phase – II Link – 4, President addressed the gathering and started his speech in the Gujarati language. He said that he has 45 years old connection with Gujarat.
Speaking at the occasion, the president said, “I have received great love from people of Gujarat, who have immense wealth for me. I have worked with Morarji Desai, which is the best and precious for me.” President also praised Prime Minister Modi.
In addition to this, President said that Gujarat has been using the water resources for adequate use. He congratulated people of Saurashtra of SAUNI yojna. He also thanked people for participating in the making of new India.