When completed, the project shall change the face of economy along its entire length in central
and eastern UP. High-end Infrastructure development is expected along the Expressway corridor creating
new areas of economic activity and new residential, industrial, commercial and agro-processing hubs.
Expressway on the Right B ank of Upper Ganga Canal
The State Government firmly believes that effective and fast connectivity is crucial to business
linkages and a buoyant economy. With this in mind, the Noida - Haridwar 8-Lane Access Controlled Expressway connecting Eastern Peripheral Expressway Ghaziabad to Purkaaji extendable to Haridwar is proposed. This Expressway planned along Upper Ganga Canal will open an express route from Delhi to
north-west U.P. and to Uttarakhand.
Network of other Link Expressways
A network of link Expressways has been planned to connect all corners of the
State, totaling a
length of about 2500 km. along the Rivers Yamuna, Betwa, Ghaghra and Ram Ganga.
These Expressways are -
Bijnore - Narora Expressway
Jhansi - Kanpur - Lucknow - Gorakhpur - Kushinagar Expressway
Lucknow - Barabanki - Nanpara Link Expressway
Agra - Kanpur Expressway
U.P. Expressway Industrial Development Authority (UPEIDA) has been set up to execute these
Name of Roads Bareilly-Almora-Bagheshwar Lucknow-Raibareilly-Sultanpur Azamgarh-Balia Varanas-Shaktinagar
Length in Km. 56 229 136
Lumbini (Nepal) Bast-Jaunpur-Mirzapur-Dudhi Road Badaun-Bilsi-Islamnagar-Bahjoi-Sambhal-Hasanpur- Gajraula Road Delhi-Saharanpur-Yamunotri Road Total
207 209 206 1043
Authority is Uttar radesh
undertaking Upgradation/maintenance of the following 1043 Kms of state highways in through public -private-partnership on Design, Build, Operate and Transfer ("DBFOT") basis.
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