Ganga Expressway in Uttar Pradesh to soon see the light of the day! Said to be India’s longest expressway, the ambitious Ganga expressway project, is on fast-track under Yogi Adityanath-led Uttar Pradesh government.
Over a decade after former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister and Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati announced the ambitious expressway project worth Rs 40,000 crore, incumbent Yogi Adityanath government has devised a smart strategy in order to make sure the project is executed. The phase 1 of the 1,020 km Ganga expressway will come up at cost of over Rs 20,000 crore providing a major boost to road infrastructure in the state.
According to details accessed by Financial Express Online from Uttar Pradesh Expressways Industrial Development Authority (UPEIDA) website, the approval for submitting the Detailed Project Planning (DPR) of the project was given on February 6. A meeting of UPEIDA was held on February 11. Read More