“It is under the leadership of Prime Minister Modi that India has surpassed Britain’s economy and we believe that India will be the third largest economy in the world by 2029 at the current rate of economic growth,” said the Assam Chief Minister. Himanta Biswa Sarma. Sarma is currently in Gujarat to address voters ahead of the upper house polls in Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s home state of Gujarat. He is scheduled to address three rallies in Anjar, Adipur, and Kamrej, respectively on Friday.
“Britain once ruled India, today PM Modi has overtaken Britain’s economy. At the rate our country is going today, India will be the third largest economy in the world by the time it reaches 202,” Sarma said at the event. India recently became the fifth largest economy in the world, beating the United Kingdom.
“In our North-Eastern part of India where there was no railway or airport before, after 2016, new railway lines, highways, and airports were built by PM Modi and there are other projects going on,” the Assam CM added in the polls. The Gujarat Assembly is scheduled to be held on December 1 and 5, and the counting of votes will take place on December 8 (ANI).
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