Azamgarh, Feb 10 : Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Monday reviewed the works of the Purvanchal Expressway here and announced that the expressway will be opened on Diwali. On the occasion, the Chief Minister also conducted physical verification of the Expressway. He said that a timeline was fixed for Purvanchal Expressway, and work is being done according to the same timeline.
He said that our government will give a big Diwali gift to this area by dedicating the expressway to public. He said Prime Minister Narendra Modi had laid the foundation stone of Purvanchal Expressway to speed up the pace of development between Varanasi and Gorakhpur. The work of Purvanchal Expressway is being done at a rapid pace. He said that during the review, instructions have been given for better coordination between the executive body and the local administration.
The Chief Minister said that a university had been given to Azamgarh. Its progress has also been discussed. He said that air services were going to start in Azamgarh very soon. (UNI)