The proposed Uttar Pradesh defence corridor will play a key role in the state’s development by bringing in jobs and investments, Union Minister Subhash Ramrao Bhamre said today.
During the Investors Summit-2018 in February in Uttar Pradesh, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had announced the corridor in the Bundelkhand region. The corridor will link Agra, Aligarh, Lucknow, Kanpur, Jhansi and Chitrakoot.
“Once completed, the defence corridor will provide 2.5 lakh jobs…The local people, especially those of Bundelkhand, will benefit the most from it,” Bhamre said.
He was speaking at a programme organised here by Indian Industries Association (IIA), an apex body for MSMEs in Uttar Pradesh. Read More