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Nearly 66 State ITIs across Uttar Pradesh to be powered by solar energy

Each solar plant will have the capacity to generate 40KW of electricity.

In a major power-saving move, the Uttar Pradesh government has decided to install solar plants at nearly 66 State Industrial Training Institutes across several districts. This new provision will facilitate an uninterrupted power supply round the clock, at economical rates. Altogether, the move will provide better facilities to the students for conducting practical and experimental works at the ITIs.

Solar panel scheme to benefit over 1.19 lakh students across UP

In a green upgrade, around 66 ITIs across UP will now get solar power panels for generating electricity. As informed by the Vocational Education and Skill Development Department spokesman, each power plant will have the capacity to generate up to 40KW of power through the day. This will effectively patch up the rural electricity deficit at the 66 ITIs in the state.

Recently, around 44 new ITIs were established in the state for the skill development of the students. With the setting up these institutes, more than 58,000 seats have been created. With this, over 300 government ITIs are presently operating in the state, the majority of which are located in rural areas. It may be noted that a slew of developments and upgrades are planned at all these centres, which will initiate the installation of solar plants.

The scheme is said to benefit over 1.19 lakh students in UP, streamlining resources for setting up online classes and related digital work. It will simultaneously create independent energy sources in rural and remote areas of the state, harnessing technical development.

Kanpur Traffic Police announces road diversions at Mall Road in line with metro development work

Traffic will be regulated on the diverted route from 4 PM on Saturday to 6 AM on Monday.

The Kanpur Traffic Police Department has announced its road diversion plan to ensure glitch-free commute in the city during the course of metro development work. Reportedly, the Kanpur Metro Rail Corporation has decided to set up a cross-arm intersection at the Motijheel Station of the Priority Corridor. This ongoing construction work will stretch till 6 AM on September 27 and all vehicles passing through this site will be redirected.

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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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