Prime Minister Narendra Modi on January 28 addressed at Global Potato Conclave 2020 in Gandhinagar, Gujarat via video-conferencing. Addressing the conclave, PM Modi said, "It's good that Potato Conclave is being held out of Delhi. It's being held in Gujarat and this is important because this is the leading state in India, as far as potato production is concerned." He further added, "Work on scientific and technological approach is being done for irrigation. Working on the mantra of 'per drop more crop', micro irrigation is being focused upon."