Government of Uttar Pradesh

Jewar airport will be ready in 3 years: CM Yogi

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has said that the Noida International Greenfield Airport in Jewar will be ready in the next three years.

Speaking at the India Ideas Conclave 2018 in New Delhi, he said, “In the coming three years, our government will build Greenfield International Airport in Jewar. We will also build an international airport in Kushinagar.”

The Uttar Pradesh government has appointed Yamuna Expressway Industrial Development Authority (YEIDA) as the implementing agency on its behalf for the airport in Jewar.

YEIDA obtained a No Objection Certificate (NOC) from the Ministry of Defence on January 11. To expedite the implementation of the Airport project, a Project Monitoring and Implementation Committee (PMIC) was also constituted on March 27.

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