This Article is From Aug 23, 2021

Uttar Pradesh Government To Name Roads After Kalyan Singh In 6 Districts

"One PWD main road each in Ayodhya, Lucknow, Aligarh, Etah, Bulandshahr and Prayagraj will be named after Kalyan Singh," Deputy Chief Minister Keshav Prasad Maurya said.

Uttar Pradesh Government To Name Roads After Kalyan Singh In 6 Districts

Former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Kalyan Singh died on Saturday.

Lucknow:

The Uttar Pradesh government on Monday announced that one road each in six districts, including Lucknow and Ayodhya, will be named after former chief minister Kalyan Singh.

The Public Works Department (PWD) will prepare a proposal for this, it said.

"One PWD main road each in Ayodhya, Lucknow, Aligarh, Etah, Bulandshahr and Prayagraj will be named after Kalyan Singh," Deputy Chief Minister Keshav Prasad Maurya said.

PWD officials will soon send a proposal in this regard, he said.

Kalyan Singh, who was ailing for some time, died at the Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences (SGPGI) on Saturday night. He was 89.

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