Soon one can enjoy a metro-ride to Taj Mahal, Agra Fort! Yes, it will soon become a thing of reality as the Yogi Adtyanath government in Uttar Pradesh has cleared the deck for setting up metro line in Agra.
The state government has allocated Rs 175 crore for the project, according to a PTI report. The Public Investment Board (PIB) gave its nod for the clearance of the fund for the much-talked-about the metro project. Agra, which witnesses hefty tourist footfall from the country and across the world, lacks modern and adequate means of public transport, the report said.
The demand for modern, rapid mass transit has become louder as the city has grown in size and population, according to district officials. Read More
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