He also inaugurated Daniyawan-Biharsharief new rail line and construction work of phase-1 of Jagdishpur-Haldia Natural Gas Pipeline here. Besides, PM Modi laid the foundation stone for an incubation centre for medical electronics at IIT-Patna.

Earlier, PM Modi arrived here today on a day-long visit. Governor KN Tripathi and Chief Minister Nitish Kumar welcomed PM Modi at the airport. Later, PM Modi and Nitish Kumar shared stage.

PM Modi will address a public meeting in Muzaffarpur to kick-start BJP's campaign for the upcoming Bihar assembly polls.

Tight security arrangements were made after the intelligence agencies warned of a possible 'human bomb attack' on Modi on the lines of former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi's assassination, a top police officer said.

Meanwhile, four suspects, including three alleged Maoists, were arrested in the morning and were interrogated, police said.

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