Purvanchal Expressway

Indian expressway connecting Lucknow and Ghazipur

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Purvanchal Expressway: Indian expressway connecting Lucknow and Ghazipur
Purvanchal Expressway is a 340.8 km long, 6-lane wide access-controlled expressway in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India. The expressway connects Chand Saray village near Gosainganj in Lucknow district with Haydaria village on NH-31 in Ghazipur district. It is developed by the Uttar Pradesh Expressways Industrial Development Authority (UPEIDA). The Purvanchal Expressway has a 3.2 km long airstrip at Akhalkiri Karwat village near Kurebhar in Sultanpur district for emergency landing of aircraft. The construction work was started by the UPEIDA on 10 October 2018 and was inaugurated and opened to the public on 16 November 2021.


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Uttar Pradesh: Eight killed, 20 injured as double-decker buses collide on Purvanchal Expressway

At least eight persons were killed and nearly 20 others were injured after two double-decker buses collided on the Purvanchal Expressway today.
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Toll tax on Purvanchal Expressway now in effect, know vehicle-wise prices here

The expressway, which was inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in November last year, has been in operation without tolls till now.
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BREAKING: PM Narendra Modi's C-130J Super Hercules lands on Purvanchal Expressway - See pics

The PM was received by Governor Anandiben Patel and Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath at the airstrip.
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Akhilesh troubled by fact that 341-km Purvanchal Expressway ready without any corruption: BJP

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Akhilesh Yadav slams BJP for trying to take credit for Purvanchal Expressway

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Purvanchal Expressway launch: PM Modi's C-130J landing and other key things to know

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Take a look at C-130J Super Hercules in which PM Modi will land on Purvanchal Expressway

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PM Modi to inaugurate Purvanchal Expressway today, to witness IAF airshow

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PM Modi to visit Uttar Pradesh, inaugurate Purvanchal Expressway tomorrow

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PM Modi to land on Purvanchal Expressway in IAF plane on November 16

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