- CM Yogi virtually connects with Amrit Bharat Station scheme
By Our Correspondent
Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath virtually connected with the foundation stone laying ceremony of redevelopment and modernization project of 508 railway stations in the country under the Amrit Bharat Station Scheme by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday. Under this scheme, 55 railway stations in Uttar Pradesh will be renovated.
The Chief Minister expressed his gratitude to PM Modi through his official Twitter handle. He wrote: “The foundation stone of the project for the redevelopment of 55 railway stations in Uttar Pradesh was laid today at a cost of ₹4,355 crore under ‘Amrit Bharat Station Yojana’ by respected Prime Minister Narendra Modi.”
“With this public welfare project, railway stations will be equipped with state-of-the-art facilities for passengers and developed as ‘city centres’ showcasing the local art and culture. Heartfelt gratitude to the Prime Minister on behalf of all the people of the state for this public welfare scheme ensuring ‘rejuvenation’ of railway stations”, CM Yogi added.