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Lucknow & Kanpur to house industrial units for the development of BrahMos missile!

Defence Research and Development Organisation(DRDO) has asked for an area of 200 acres near Lucknow for this project.

Fueling industrial growth in the state, Uttar Pradesh will soon evolve as a production centre for the development of advanced BrahMos Missile. As per reports, Defence Research and Development Organisation(DRDO) has asked for an area of 200 acres near Lucknow for this project. Reportedly, ₹300 crores will be invested in the first phase and it is expected that the scheme will propel significant industrial progress in Kanpur too.


70 new ancillary units to come up in the state

Last month, the Industrial Development Minister of Uttar Pradesh met with the Chief Executive Officer and the Managing Director of Brahmos Aerospace. There, he proposed the production of Brahmos missile and other defence equipment in the state. Now, a scheme is being formulated for this project, which will be implemented across Lucknow, Kanpur and Jhansi. As per reports, it is anticipated that this initiative would lead to the inception of around 70 ancillary units.

This production line of DRDO will be a part of the Defence Corridor. While a number of regions are being assessed for the project, the final location will be identified soon. Notably, supersonic cruise missile BrahMos is one of the most dangerous missiles of the 21st century. Last year, the BrahMos missile with a range of 290 Km was tested at Andaman and Nicobar islands.

Kanpur to encapsulate a wide range of defence production units

Reportedly, Kanpur houses the biggest production infrastructure for the development of defence equipment in the state. As per, the city encapsulates over 300 big and small production units, wherein products worth ₹1,500 crores are manufactured. Remarkably, the stabiliser of the Pinaka missile is produced in the Ordnance Factory of Kanpur. Now, the latest plans will augment the centres in the city, making it a prominent hub for defence manufacturing.

Regal & divine, Indore's Khajrana Temple is a must-visit for lovers of history & mythology!

Kharajana Temple has gained popularity by a legend that says that all wishes prayed for here, come true!

Revered as one of the holiest pilgrimage shrines in Indore, the Khajrana Ganesh Temple is a prominent centre of faith and devotion in the city. Dedicated to Lord Ganesha, the Kharajana house of worship has gained popularity by a legend that says that all wishes prayed for here, come true. Said to be over nearly 3 centuries, the temple is always abuzz with activity and welcome believers and explorers from across the world!

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UP to soon get a new 200-acre-wide data centre park

The new data centre will come up in Noida's Sector-28

In a bid to cultivate Uttar Pradesh's commercial landscape, the state administration has planned to develop data centre park in Noida. This structure will reportedly spread over 200 acres of land at Sector 28 of the Yamuna Expressway Industrial Development Authority and attract investments from IT industry giants in India and abroad. The plan is expected to roll out by the end of August.

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