The people of Uttar Pradesh got another big gift, now there will be abundance of employment along 5 expressways. Another big gift to the people of Uttar Pradesh, big work to provide employment along 5 ex

By Sudhakar Yadav November 20, 2023 4:58 PM IST
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Yogi Government Uttar Pradesh (UP) We do not want to leave any stone unturned to make India a developed state. He is continuously working in this direction. To make Uttar Pradesh an earning state, we are laying a network of industries not only in Noida and Greater Noida but in the entire Uttar Pradesh, so that people can get easy employment and their income increases. In order to provide easy employment to the people of UP, Uttar Pradesh Expressways Industrial Development Authority (UPEDA) has now identified sites for industrial centres. According to the plan, UPEDA will establish industrial centers along five expressways in the state. This will create lakhs of new jobs and employment. This will increase people’s income.

These 5 expressways were selected

These include Agra-Lucknow Expressway, Purvanchal Expressway, Bundelkhand Expressway, Gorakhpur Link Expressway and Ganga Expressway. Yogi government will spend an estimated amount of more than seven thousand crores on this. 11 sites on the Ganga Expressway connecting total 12 districts of the state have been selected for the industrial corridor, whose total area is 1522 hectares. The estimated expenditure on this is estimated to be around Rs 2300 crore.

Employment will rain along Bundelkhand Expressway

Similarly, 6 sites have been identified along the Bundelkhand Expressway connecting 7 districts. Its proposed area is 1884 hectares, on which expenditure of more than Rs 1500 crore is estimated. Similarly, 5 sites have been selected in 10 districts connected to the Agra-Lucknow Expressway. Its total area is 532 hectares, the expenditure on whose development is estimated to be around Rs 650 crore. At the same time, 5 places have been identified for the industrial corridor on the Purvanchal Expressway connecting 9 districts, the proposed area of ​​which is 1,586 hectares and the estimated expenditure is likely to be Rs 2300 crore. The fifth and last expressway is the Gorakhpur Link Expressway. 2 places in its 4 districts have been selected for industrial centres, whose total area will be 345 hectares and the estimated expenditure is likely to be Rs 320 crore.

30 places were identified

Overall, 30 locations have been identified on these five expressways, whose total area is more than 5,800 hectares. 108 villages associated with all the 30 sites identified by UPEDA have been notified by the state government. At the same time, Rs 200 crore has also been released to the concerned 6 District Magistrates for purchasing land. Besides, an order has also been issued to release Rs 1,500 crore on the lines of Bundelkhand Industrial Authority for purchasing land. Determining the rates for purchasing land at the district level is currently in the process.

Input: IANS

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