About Uttar Pradesh
Uttar Pradesh is the most populous state of India with an estimated population of around 200 million. In terms of Net State Domestic Product (NSDP), it is the second largest economy after Maharashtra. Uttar Pradesh accounts for 19% of the country's total food grain output. The State's focus sectors include infrastructure, agro & food processing, energy, IT & ESDM, defence and textiles. Recently, two defence corridors have been announced by the Indian government, one of which passes through the state.