New Delhi/ Chauri Chaura (UP), Feb 04 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi attended inauguration of the Chauri Chaura Centenary celebrations. The event took place at Chauri Chaura in Uttar Pradesh’s Gorakhpur via video conferencing on February 04. While addressing at the event, PM Modi said, “Farmers have been behind the progress of the country. They also played important role in Chauri Chaura struggle. In the last six years, steps have been taken to make farmers self-reliant.” “As a result of this, agriculture sector has grown even during the pandemic,” he added. “We have taken several steps in the interest of farmers. To make mandis profitable for farmers, 1,000 more mandis will be linked to e-NAM,” PM further stated.