PM Modi to embark on 5-day visit to UK, Sweden today

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British ministers have said both these issues would be raised during Modi's visit, though these would be made privately rather than through "megaphone diplomacy".

The company also said it will build the world's most modern aerospace facility in India, besides creating a local supplier base of ancillary systems. "Why you have given your children's lives in their hands".

Modi said the Dalit icon was instrumental in getting people from backward classes their rights.

. This is an insult to their sacrifice, Modi said. Unlike in 2015, when Modi had the advantage of a strongly supportive British Prime Minister in David Cameron, and when problems in the implementation of measures such as GST and demonetisation were yet to take place, this time around there has been much greater resonance to criticism of the PM.

He said the awakening among the poor and backward sections about their rights, their hopes and aspirations was due to Ambedkar, whose 127th birth anniversary was celebrated today. You do not need to ruin your life.

Apart from bilateral visits to the two countries, Prime Minister Modi will attend the India-Nordic Summit and Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) in Sweden and the United Kingdom respectively. They have come from outside to your state. The government is duty-bound to protect your interests. They hide safely in the jungles.

The prime minister was in Bijapur to inaugurate a health and wellness centre at the primary level, the first of 1.5 lakh such proposed centres at the village level across the country under the Ayushmaan Bharat scheme.

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Prime Minister Modi said he had chosen Bijapur to celebrate this day because as one of the NITI Aayog's 115 "aspirational districts", it had performed the best in a three-month span.

"Even after 70 years of Independence, more than 100 districts have been left out of development".

The prime minister, who inaugurated several development projects including a new rail line, Internet services, roads and bridges here, said the identity of Bastar, a Naxalite stronghold, was changing and in the future it would be known as an economic and transport hub.

"In the name of Babasaheb Ambedkar, they should stop all natakbaazi (drama)", she said.

Apart from the first phase of Ayushman Bharat scheme, Modi launched the Van Dhan scheme announced in the budget. The government aims to quip these centers to treat a variety of diseases, including diabetes, blood pressure, cancer and old-age illness.