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Centre asks UP govt to expedite land acquisition for Defence Corridor

Titan Aviation and Aerospace to invest Rs 36,000 crore in the mega project

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UP Defence Corridor | Uttar Pradesh | Land Acquisition

Virendra Singh Rawat  |  Lucknow 

Work on the Purvanchal Expressway in progress. Infra projects, which the previous regime proposed and started, are incomplete for lack of funds,  sloppy pace of work, or allegations of corruption.	Photo: UPEIDA
UP chief secretary R K Tiwari said nearly 90 per cent or more than 1,300 hectares of total 1,461 hectares approved for the Corridor had been acquired by the state

The Centre today asked the Adityanath government to expedite for the mega UP Defence Corridor, which is expected to span nearly 5,000 hectares across six nodes, namely, Aligarh, Agra, Jhansi, Chitrakoot, Kanpur and Lucknow.

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First Published: Mon, August 24 2020. 15:09 IST