PM to lay foundation of varsity, Aligarh node of defence corridor: UP CM

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PM Modi will lay foundation stones of a state university and the Aligarh node of the defence corridor here on September 14, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said here on Wednesday.
Prime Minister will lay foundation stones of a state named after noted freedom fighter Raja Mahendra Pratap and the Aligarh node of the here on September 14, Chief Minister said here on Wednesday.

Adityanath reviewed preparations for Modi's visit with senior officials of the district here.

He told reporters that the prime minister would lay the foundation stone of the Raja Mahendra Pratap Singh State University, named after the noted freedom fighter who belonged to Lodha town, 40 km from the district headquarters.

"This will fulfil a long-standing demand for a state in this region. All colleges in Aligarh division and some other adjoining districts will be affiliated to this university," the chief minister said.

Adityanath, who was accompanied by Deputy Chief Minister Dinesh Sharma, said that the foundation stone of Aligarh…
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