UP Election: What Happened to PM Modi’s “Kashi to Kyoto” Promise?

UP Election: What Happened to PM Modi’s “Kashi to Kyoto” Promise?

UP Elections 2017

After filing his Lok Sabha nomination papers in Varanasi on 14 April 2014, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said, “Neither have I been sent, nor have I arrived. I’m here because Maa Ganga called me.”

He fought from the seat as Ganga Maa ka beta and made several promises. One of them was to transform Varanasi or Kashi into a smart city like Kyoto. The “Kashi to Kyoto” was a catchy tagline. But, after more than two years, has anything changed for the city?

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