KANPUR: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav will establish the framework stone at worth Rs. 13,721 crore in Kanpur metro project today.
“Akhilesh Yadav will establish the framework stone of the Kanpur metro and will likewise introduce different tasks of Kanpur Development Authority (KDA) in the city,” District Magistrate Kaushal Raj Sharma said.
The establishment laying function will be held within the sight of Union Urban improvement minister Venkaiah Naidu, BJP leader Murli Manohar Joshi and UP minister Ahmad Hasan.
The Kanpur metro is a joint project by Central and state governments for which the BJP-drove Central government has assigned Rs. 50 crore.
The signature green city project along with 115 other projects of KDA worth Rs. 15,000 crore will also be inaugurated by the Chief Minister today, Mr Sharma said.