Promotion of private investment in the development of Hi-tech Townships on minimum 15000 acres of land.
Land assembly and infrastructure development for housing schemes (Integrated Townships) through private investment ranging from minimum 25 acres to maximum 500 acres of land.
Promotion of private investment in the development of New Townships outside the existing Development Areas/Industrial Development Areas/other notified/municipal areas on minimum 1000 acres of land.
The Hi-tech and Integrated Township policies are under various stages of implementation in major
cities of the state whereas; RFQ has been issued under the new township policy for selection of
Implementation of new township projects would attract sizeable private investment and
thereby contribute to generation of new housing stock and employment opportunities in the urban areas of the State. These policies would also support and enable private investment in other sectors of the state economy.
Integrated Urban Rejuvenation Plan for Major Cities
The State Government has launched an ambitious programme to improve and strengthen urban
infrastructure with major em phasis on urban transport and redevelopment of crore areas. The various components under this programme comprise construction of ring roads, multi-level parking, fly-overs, but and truck terminals, river-front development, convention centres, multi-speciality hospitals and sports
Under this programme, 8 cities namely Kanpur, Agra, Varanasi, Allahabad, Lucknow,
Meerut, Ghaziabad, and Aligarh have been selected and city specific projects have been identified for implementation trhough Public-Private Partnership (PPP) mode. The developers have been selected for Inner Ring Road Project in Agra and selection of private developers for Mult-level Car Parking at Allahabad and Ghaziabad is under process. Consultants are being appointed for bid-process management of remaining projects.
Status of proposed/under implementation PPP projects are given in the following table:-
Inner Ring Road, Agra
Signing of concession agreement is in process.
New township development projects
Multi Level Car Parking, Kaushambi, Ghaziabad Multi Level Car Parking, Civil Lines, Allahabad
Pre-bid meet has been held. Selection process is in progress.
Selection process is in progress.
With a view to promote tourism in the State, it was felt that private sector should be allowed in a
big way to make investment in tourism sector. This is further needed because of the paucity of funds
available in this sector. Some of the important initiatives/ innovative measures are given below-
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