Prime Minister, Narendra Modi inaugurated natural gas pipeline at Kochi-Mangaluru built at the cost of Rs 3,000 crore. In the event, the PM said a gas-based economy is crucial for Atmanirbhar Bharat. He said work is being done in the direction of 'One Nation, One Gas Grid'. 16,000 km of new gas pipeline network is being set in the country which will be completed in next 4 to 6 years, informed the PM.
"It is an honour to dedicate the 450-km pipeline to the nation. This is an important day for India, especially for the people of Karnataka and Kerala. India is focusing on a gas-based economy and a lot of work is being done on 'One Nation, One Gas Grid'. The gas-based economy is also crucial for Atmanirbhar Bharat" said the PM.