The Yogi government of UP also plans to change the name of Agra district soon. Preparations are going on in this regard. As per information Agra district will be renamed Agrawan.]
History experts say that Agra used to be named Agrawan. Therefore, evidence, in this case, has been sought from Ambedkar University in the district.
The Yogi government in Uttar Pradesh renamed Allahabad as Prayagraj some time ago. Mughalsarai railway station in Chandauli district has been renamed after Pandit Deendayal Upadhyay.
It is being searched by the history department of the university that any evidence related to this can be found. At the time of the Mahabharata, Agra was known as Agrawan or Agrabana.