Pat, Oct 14: Prime Minister rendra Modi on Saturday appreciated the efforts of Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar towards development of the state and said the progress of eastern India is the Centre’s topmost priority.
Modi praises Nitish for development
“The commitment of Nitish Kumar towards the progress of Bihar is commendable. The Centre attaches topmost importance to the development of eastern India,” Modi said, addressing the centery celebrations of Pat University here.
Modi said when the country celebrates the 75th anniversary of Independence day in 2022, he wants to see Bihar standing among the list of prosperous states. Modi also said that many top level officials of civil services are students of Pat University. “In Delhi, I interact with so many officials, many of whom belong to Bihar,” he said.
“I consider it my honour to visit Pat University and be among the students. I bow to this land of Bihar. This university has nurtured students who have contributed greatly to the tion.” He also urged universities to move from conventiol teaching to innovative learning. He said that Bihar is blessed with both ‘Gyaan’ and ‘Ganga.’ “This land has a legacy that is unique,” he said. (IANS)