Prime Minister Narendra Modi and French President Emmanuel Macron enjoy boat ride on Ganga on Monday.Both the leaders accompanied by Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath took a rode on a decorated boat from Assi Ghat to Dashashwamedh Ghat in Varanasi.
PM inaugurated a 75-MW French-built solar power plant in Mirzapur district.The power plant is spread over 382 acres and is built by the French company ENGIE and it would provide electricity to 1.5 lakh homes.
Later at a public meeting in Varanasi Mr.Modi said that India was playing a major role in solar power at the global level. He said that his aim is to see rooftop solar panels being used for “clean cooking” which is cost-effective and environment-friendly. He appealed to the IITs to find innovative technology to cook using solar power efficiently.