The Yamuna Authority and Greater Noida Authority have sent a proposal to the government to establish a film city in Uttar Pradesh. The Yamuna Authority has proposed a film city in Sector 21 adjacent to the expressway. At the same time, Greater Noida has proposed to establish a film city on the land reserved for night safari. These proposals will be discussed with the representatives of the film industry at the meeting of film brothers in the government on Tuesday. Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has announced to set up a film city in Uttar Pradesh. The film industry is taking this announcement of the Chief Minister immediately.
Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath had sought proposals from Noida, Greater Noida and Yamuna Authority for the establishment of Film City. Yamuna Authority and Greater Noida Authority have sent their proposals to the government. The proposal for one thousand acres of land has been sent by the Yamuna Authority to the Film City on a thousand acres of land in Sector 21. Sector 21 is also close to Jewar International Airport, being adjacent to the Yamuna Expressway. The Authority has not even started plot allocation in the sector. 780 acres of land in the sector is reserved for industrial activity, while 220 acres is reserved for commercial use. Yamuna Authority CEO Dr. Arunvir Singh said that the proposal of Film City has been sent to the government. The final decision will be taken from the governance level.
Greater Noida sent proposal for land for night safari
The Greater Noida Authority has sent a proposal to the government to propose land reserved for Night Safari for Film City. However, Night Safari land is 260 acres relative to Yamuna Authority. Yamuna is adjacent to expressway. The Night Safari Project is almost over. Therefore, the authority has proposed to set up a film city. The land for the film city will be allotted in the industrial category. Plot rates are lowest in industrial category as compared to other category. In such a situation, the people of the industry will get a direct benefit.
The proposals will be discussed on Tuesday
The proposal of both the authorities will be discussed in Lucknow on Tuesday. Film Bandhu is scheduled to meet on Tuesday. It will include representatives from the film industry. After discussing the proposals of the Authority, one can get the seal. After this, further process to settle Film City will be discussed.
Have shown interest in the past as well
The people of the film industry have also shown interest in the Yamuna Authority area in the past. Yamuna Authority officials were contacted by Boney Kapoor. He had also inspected the area, but the case did not proceed.