Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh): The Prime Minster Narendra Modi to inaugurate India’s first newly built war memorial ‘Shaurya Smarak’ in the Madhya Pradesh’s capital city of lakes today.
According to police official, the security has been heightened in the Madhya Pradesh capital ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit here on Friday.
Modi will be inaugurating the newly built war memorial- Shaurya Smarak -and address a meeting of former servicemen at Lal Pared ground, here during his three-hour visit, ahead of the BRICS meet in Goa.
The Prime Minister is scheduled to leave New Delhi at 2.30 p.m. on Friday and arrive here at the Bhopal Airport at 4.05 p.m. He will be at Lal Pared ground between 4.30 p.m. and 5.20 p.m.
Railway stations, airports, bus terminals, important markets and localities in the city were secured ahead of the high profile visit. Vehicles were screened at different check points to ensure no untoward incident occur.
The administration also issued a circular asking all government and semi government offices to suspended work post 3 p.m.
He will proceed to the Arera Hills for the inauguration of ‘ Shaurya Smarak ‘ that portrays the patriotic journey of a soldier. The valour gallery showcases the tradition of military honour.
The PM Modi will leave for Panaji at 7.05 p.m.