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Assets dispute between Uttarakhand & UP to be resolved in two months

The asset distribution between Uttarakhand and Uttar Pradesh that has been lingering for the last 18 years will be resolved in the next two months, CM Yogi Adityanath said who was in Haridwar to lay foundation stone of a 100-room tourist complex inside the Alaknanda Hotel premises. Hotel Alaknanda, which has been a bone of contention between the two states for years, will eventually belong to Uttarakhand.

CM Yogi would support any initiative Uttarakhand takes pertaining to tourism. The Kawad Mela Road along the Gangnahar in Haridwar will be extended to Ghaziabad. CM Rawat, in his address, also pointed out several assets disputes between the states that have been successfully resolved in the past one year.

Yogi Adityanath also urged his Uttarakhand counterpart to release maximum water into the Ganga for next year’s Ardh Kumbh Mela at Allahabad and also extended invitation to him, his cabinet colleagues and all saints and seers to attend the festival. He said before the 2019 Kumbh Mela, a work plan has been chalked out to stop the flow of sewers and Nallahs into the river by December 2018. For this, 1556 villages along the banks of the river has been identified with.

Inputs from Tribune India

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