Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi :-
Chief Minister Shri Bhupendra Patel :-
Gandhinagar, Monday: Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi said on the occasion of the launch of ‘Modi Shaishanik Sankul’ built by Shri Modh Vanik Modi Gnyati Milkat Trust Ambaji and Samast Gujarati Modh Modi Samaj Trust at Ahmedabad that the society which has given priority to education in the world has come forward. Modi caste has given priority to this and has built an educational complex creating hostel facilities for the children of the society, it is the right direction and the right way. Simultaneously, directions of social welfare are to be opened in this way, he added.
The Prime Minister further said that yesterday he did darshan of Modeshwari Mata, today he got the opportunity to do darshan of the Samaj Devta. It is a blessed hour for me to come to the feet of the Samaj and take the blessings of the Samaj. Modi Samaj is a small samaj leading a very normal life. However, it is commendable that the complex work of construction has been completed with the support of the entire Samaj. It is a step in the right direction that the Samaj has completed this work with a specific goal in mind.
Referring to the discipline and gentleness of the Modi Samaj, the Prime Minister said that this is a Samaj which has never betrayed anyone. In today’s times organization is the biggest power, the entire Modi Samaj has proved that today. He said that despite being the chief minister of the state for a long time and serving as the prime minister twice, not a single person from the Samaj came to me with any work. Samaj has given me great support and strength. At the same time, my family and my Samaj have been far away from me, so today is an opportunity for me personally be here and offer gratitude. I respectfully salute this Samaj, he added.
Referring to a small ITI set up in his area, the Prime Minister of Singapore said that skill enhancement has been given priority in this ITI. In this way, it is desirable that today’s youth become leaders in the field of education, but we also have to give a certain shape to the skill development of children. It is a universal truth that if you have talent, you will never look back. Then in the future, the strength of those with skills will increase over those with degrees, that is also true. Dignity of labor is the medicine of progress. He added that the next generation will be able to make more progress only on the basis of labor-skills.
Chief Minister Shri Bhupendra Patel
Chief Minister Shri Bhupendra Patel said on the occasion of the launch of Modi Shaishanik Sankul that Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has developed a unique culture of ‘Sauno Saath, Sauno Vikas, Sauno Vishwas, Sauno Prayas’. He added that Prime Minister Shri has given a new direction of all-round development keeping in mind the interest of every section of the society and the path of development politics has been shown to the country.
The Chief Minister further said that the government provides basic facilities including education, health, water, housing to every section of the society, but when the organizational strength of the Samaj is shoulder to shoulder, When Samaj comes forward for welfare, it results in public welfare projects like Modi Shashanik Sankul, he added.
Shri Bhupendra Patel mentioned the features of Modi Shaishanik Sankuland said that Modh Modi Samaj is a samaj living in small and remote villages of Gujarat.
When the young men and women of this society come to Ahmedabad for higher education, they will get accommodation and food facilities in this complex. A 12-storey hostel with modern facilities is ready and soon a community hall is to be built. The Chief Minister also expressed the belief that the youth of the society will be able to seize many new opportunities in the field of higher education by staying in this new complex.
Chief Minister Shri Bhupendra Patel mentioned that the meaningful efforts made by Shri Narendra Modi for education in Gujarat and said that Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi as the Chief Minister of the state has made tireless efforts to bring forward the education of Gujarat. Because of this, Gujarat’s school dropout ratio was 37 percent two decades ago, which has come down to 2 to 3 percent today. Earlier there were only 27 universities in Gujarat. Shri Narendra Modi decided to provide the best world class education to the youth of Gujarat right at their doorstep and as a result today there are 102 universities in the state.
Before addressing the launch ceremony, Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi visited the ‘Modi Shaishnik Sankul’ and observed every department and system.
Shri Pravin Modi, President of Samast Modh Vanik Modi Samaj Hitvardhak Trust, while giving a welcome speech, said that Ahmedabad is an education hub and this complex has been constructed with the purpose of providing educational facilities to the children of the society. He added that this complex will be a useful for the entire Modi samaj and will become a center of unity for all the vadas of the Modi samaj.
Modi Shaisbhanik Sankul built by Samast Gujarati Modh Modi Samaj has many facilities. The complex spread over the area of 4978 sq m has been shaped with facilities like reception area, space for future highly competitive examination classes for the children of the society, hostel administration room. Apart from this, it also has a guest room, kitchen and dining hall. While there are 10 hostel rooms on each floor from the second to the twelfth floor, totaling 116 hostel rooms. Thus, accommodation facilities for more than 400 students have been created in the complex. The complete work of phase-1 of the hostel building in the complex, which is being shaped at an estimated cost of 20 crore rupees, has been completed. While in the second phase, the work of building a community hall with modern facilities for the society will start soon.
State Tourism and Transport Minister and former president of Samast Gujarat Modh Modi Samaj Shri Purnesh Modi, State Education Minister Shri Jitu Vaghani, Navsari MP Shri C. R. Patil, MP Shri Narhari Amin, President of Samast Gujarat Modh Modi Samaj Shri Somabhai Modi, President of Samast Modh Vanik Modi Samaj Hitvardhak Trust Shri Pravin Modi and leaders of Modi Samaj – people were present in large numbers.
Source: Information Department, Gujarat