Varanasi sources have stated that Prime Minister
Narendra Modi and French President Emmanuel Macron yesterday jointly
inaugurated Uttar Pradesh’s largest solar power plant in the Mirzapur district.
Meanwhile the two leaders also visited the Deen Dayal Hastkala Sankul a trade
facilitation centre in Varanasi. Both the leaders also visited the Assi ghat,
where they took a boat ride from Assi to Dashashwamedh ghat.
According to sources the two leaders then had a
private meeting over lunch, following which PM Modi headed to the Manduadih
railway station and flagged off the Varanasi-Patna intercity train. Meanwhile
the French President was for New Delhi after lunch.