1. Union Minister Nitin Gadkari will lay the foundation stone for India's first multi-modal logistics park in Assam today on 20 October 2020. 2. The multi-modal logistics park will be constructed at an estimated cost of ₹694 crores. 3. The logistic park will be developed under the ambitious Bharatmala Pariyojana. 4. The park will provide direct connectivity through air, road, rail, and waterways to the people. 5. The event will be presided over by Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal and will be attended by Union Ministers Jitendra Singh, V K Singh, and officials from the Centre and state.