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Uttar Pradesh State Government approved “bicycle highway” between Taj and lion safari

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State Government has approved the 200 Km Long bicycle highway from Agra to the Lion Safari in Etawah to promote Eco-Tourism in the surroundings of the Taj Mahal

Inauguration by: Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav


  • The Highway will not pass along the Agra-Etawah main road but it will surround the various historical and tourism spots.

The Highway starts from Eastern Gate of the Taj Mahal and covers the areas such asUttar Pradesh State Government approved “bicycle highway” between Taj and lion safari

  • Raja Bhoj ki Haveli
  • Bateshwarnath Temple
  • Mela Kothi Jarar
  • Naugava ka Quila
  • Other rural areas
  • Ends at lion safari in Etawah

Germany and Denmark already implemented the Cycle highway in their country.

Other Approvals:

  • Execution of Prime Minister Crop insurance scheme from the Kharif season 2016
  • Transfer policy for 2016-17 for employees, Group A and B will be transferred from a district on completion of six years and 10 years in a division on March 31.
  • Modern State of Art model bus station would be constructed at the Kaiserbagh Bus Station in Lucknow
  • Construction of International Cricket Stadium in Saifai
  • Online auction system to sale of special registration numbers for motor vehicles
  • Ultra modern, children’s hospital in Gomtinagar

About Uttar Pradesh:

Most populous state

  • Capital  – Lucknow
  • Governor – Ram Naik
  • Chief Minister – Akhilesh Yadav
  • Legislature – Bicameral