Modi to inaugurate IIT-Patna on July 25


Patna: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be inaugurating the Indian Institute of Technology campus on July 25. IIT registrar Subhash Pandey said, “As per the information given by the officials from the Ministry of Human Resource and Development, Modi will inaugurate the IIT-P campus.”

The IIT is currently operating from its temporary campus in Pataliputra and IIT-P would soon start functioning from its permanent campus at Bihta. The campus which is spread over 500 acres is 35 km from Patna.

According to the IIT Patna officials the new academic session will commence from July 22 and classes would start from July 26.

Modi will also address a public meeting in Muzaffarpur district to kick-off the BJP campaign for the Bihar assembly polls later this year after inaugurating the new campus.