For implementing the Yamuna Expressway Project and allied development in the region, the Government of Uttar Pradesh had constituted the Taj Expressway Industrial Development Authority (TEA) vide its Notification No.697/77-4-2001-3(N)/2001 dated 24th April, 2001, under Uttar Pradesh Industrial Area Development Act, 1976 (U.P. Act No.6 of 1976).
The main responsibilities of the erstwhile TEA (now Yamuna Expressway Industrial Development Authority), inter alia, included:
Execution of Yamuna Expressway
Acquisition of land for construction of Expressway and area development
Preparation of Zonal plan/Master plan for planned development along the Expressway
Development of drainage, feeder roads, electrification and other facilities in the area