27 Jun 2015
Lucknow: The Agra-Lucknow expressway in Uttar Pradesh is all set to become country’s first road runway for combat jets of the Indian Air Force (IAF).
13 Nov 2013
There are no takers for the Agra-Lucknow Expressway, a pet project of Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav. On Tuesday, no company or infrastructure developer came forward to bid for the proposed eight-lane Greenfield Expressway between Agra and Lucknow.
04 Jan 2013
The ambitious 270-km-long six-lane Agra-Lucknow greenfield expressway project gathered speed with the Uttar Pradesh government appointing a consultant on Thursday, an official said.
07 Apr 2012
Kanpur is the 15th most polluted city in India. This is the reason for which the Ministry of Environment and Forest (MoEF) has not given its nod for the city’s new project. As per the ban, a project work could only be started in Kanpur until and unless the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) gives a clean chit to these new projects vis-à-vis the city have to look into the aspect of environmental reforms.
05 Jul 2013
A Malaysian firm has expressed interest in building the proposed Agra-Lucknow expressway, which is expected to reduce travel time between the two cities by almost half, an official said on Friday.
28 Aug 2012
With a view to complete the ambitious Agra-Lucknow eco-friendly expressway in time, Uttar Pradesh government on Monday reviewed the project's draft concept report and finalised the alignment, official sources said.
03 Oct 2012
The concept report of Agra-Lucknow green-field eco-friendly expressway was on Wednesday approved by Uttar Pradesh PPP Monitoring Committee (PPPMC).
14 Aug 2012
Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Monday asked officials to expedite work on the ambitious Agra-Lucknow Greenfield Expressway project, to provide a large market to Uttar Pradesh farmers and cut the travel time between the two cities.
25 Sep 2012
Uttar Pradesh Cabinet on Tuesday approved construction of the Agra-Lucknow Express Highway while giving a go-ahead for opening of a men's sports college in Saifai, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav's home district.
04 Apr 2012
A new eight-lane Expressway will connect Uttar Pradesh's state capital Lucknow with Agra, and it will be eco-friendly. The government has begun work on the exercise, according to Industrial Development Commissioner Anil Kumar Gupta.