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New Delhi, Oct 22: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday will visit home state Gujarat, where he will inaugurate various development projects including the first phase of the Rs. 615 crore roll-on roll-off (RORO) ferry service between Ghogha in Bhavnagar district and Dahej in Bharuch in the Gulf of Cambay.

While addressing a huge gathering of BJP workers in Gandhinagar on Monday (October 16), PM Modi had described the ferry service as his ‘dream project’. It has been said that the seven to eight hours of travel time between Ghogha in Saurashtra, and Dahej in South Gujarat will reduce to one hour, after the ferry service begins.

PM will also address a gathering in Ghogha and undertake a journey to Dahej from Ghogha on the ferry. At the public meeting there, the Modi will inaugurate the Sarvottam Cattle Feed Plant of Shree Bhavnagar District Cooperative Milk Producers Union Ltd. Then he will head to Vadodara, where he will dedicate to the nation, the Vadodara City Command Control Centre, the Waghodiya Regional Water Supply Scheme, and the New Head Office Building of the Bank of Baroda.

The Prime Minister is visiting Gujarat for the third time this month. It has reported that this could be his last visit to the poll-bound state before the EC announces election dates here (Gujarat).

(With inputs from agencies)