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Atithi Devo Bhava Must Be Followed: Yogi Adityanath in Agra

In Agra, Adityanath will lay the foundation for the development of a tourist pathway from Taj Mahal to Agra Fort.

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UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath visits Taj Mahal.
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Atithi Devo Bhavah Should Be Respected: Yogi Adityanath

Addressing journalists, the UP Chief Minister said strict action will be taken against anyone who misbehaves with tourists. He said if adequate security is provided to the tourists, the number of people visiting Taj Mahal will increase from 40,000-50,000 to 2.5-3 lakh.

He also said tourism projects worth Rs 370 crore have been launched in the city of Agra. He added that interlinking of Agra-Vrindavan-Mathura is important for development of tourism industry.

4:52 PM , 26 Oct

Will Improve Transport System in Agra: Yogi Adityanath

Yogi Adityanath said his government is trying to strengthen the transport system in Agra.He said there is already an air force station in the city, and funds have already been allocated to build an international airport.

To address the shortage of drinking water in Agra, the Chief Minister said a rubber check dam would be built near the Taj Mahal which would not only solve the scarcity of drinking water supply but also be good for the monument's conservation.

3:21 PM , 26 Oct

Yogi Adityanath Addresses Rally After Taj Visit

Addressing the people, he said Taj Mahal was built by the labourers of India, so no one should question who built the monument.

The responsibility to preserve the heritage lies on us.
Yogi Adityanath in Agra.

He said the people who objected to his Agra visit are the ones who have divided the society on the basis of caste.

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12:01 PM , 26 Oct

Adityanath Arrives at Taj Mahal

Yogi Adityanath has arrived at the Taj Mahal. He is scheduled to spend half an hour at the graves of Mumtaz Mahal and Shah Jahan.

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10:54 AM , 26 Oct

The Quint Report from Taj Mahal

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Published: 26 Oct 2017, 8:20 AM IST
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