flagged off eight trains connecting different regions of the country with Kevadiya, home to the
on Sunday via video-conferencing. Modi said on Saturday that the Kevadiya railway station is India’s first with green building certification.
Chief Minister Vijay Rupani and Union Railways Minister Piyush Goyal were also present on the occasion.
On the political front, the first of the three-phase Panchayati Raj Institution elections in Himachal Pradesh will be held today, and over 1,200 panchayats will go to polls. Voting in 1,227 gram panchayats will be held from 8 am to 4 pm, and the remaining two phases are slated to be held on January 19 and January 21.
Meanwhile, farmer leader Baldev Singh Sirsa and Punjabi actor Deep Sidhu have been summoned by the
Investigation Agency (NIA) for questioning today in a case related to Sikhs for Justice (SFJ).
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