The Centre has agreed to fund the upgradation of seven airports in the state of Uttar Pradesh. The ministry of civil aviation has agreed to fund a Rs 350-crore upgrade of airports in the state. The plans include Agra, Allahabad and Kanpur airport upgradation with funds from the central government, for regional flights under the regional connectivity scheme. Faizabad, Meerut and Moradabad airport upgradation will be decided by a committee comprising members of the state and the Central government. Bareilly airport is also under consideration.