Lucknow: The Yogi Adityanath-led BJP government in Uttar Pradesh has decided to intensify efforts to achieve a $1 trillion economy by 2025, through rapid increase in investments in the state.

Various industrial organisation groups have advised the government for sustainable growth with new and large investments, and a solid strategy to achieve the goal.

The state government has constituted a high power committee under the chairmanship of the chief secretary. It will consider suggestions and after that a proposal will be sent for Cabinet’s approval.

To create an economy of $1 trillion within the next five years, the government has started work in the right direction and has already taken several steps to bring investments to the state.

Meanwhile, Adityanath has decided to appoint a sector-specific consultant to finalise its strategy.

The government itself had acknowledged in 2018, it is a challenging task to grow the state's economy up to five times from $0.23 trillion to $1 trillion within five years.

However, the suggestions that came, and it was believed that many big steps were required by the state government to boost the state’s economy.