Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed party workers in Varanasi after holding a roadshow in the holy city on Saturday.
While speaking at the Townhall, Modi thanked supporters for participating in the event in large numbers.
Here are the highlights from PM's speech:
# We want to transform people's lives in Varanasi in the next five years: PM
# 500 regions were declared open defecation free. But what is the reason not even a single region from UP made it to the list: PM in Varanasi
# This region can lead when it comes to holistic healthcare. We have increased PG medical seats in medical colleges and hospitals: PM
# They spread lies about round-the-clock power supply. But during their temple visit today, there was power outage: PM Modi in Varanasi
# We are giving impetus to infrastructure development in Kashi. Be it roads, railways we are taking every measure that benefits people: PM
# Lot of development works that were pending in Kashi have been resumed: PM
# It is my duty to serve the people of Kashi: PM Modi in Varanasi
# We want Varanasi to be a connect between the ancient and the modern era: PM
# Kashi is not just a city, it is a symbol of humanity. Our effort is to build an 'Uttam Kashi': PM Modi in Varanasi
# Have made Kashi my 'Karya Kshetra' so that we can regain the pride of the region: PM Modi in Varanasi
# Kashi is a symbol of humanity: PM Modi
# I am not just a PM, I am also a BJP worker: PM Modi
# I am fortunate to visit the holy city of Kashi: PM Modi