Jhansi railway station has been renamed Veerangana Lakshmibai railway station by the Uttar Pradesh government. The State Government of Uttar Pradesh renamed the station after obtaining the approval of the Central Government. The Mughalsarai railway was also recently renamed Pandit Deen Dayal Upadhyay Railway station. Proposals have also been made to change the names of Ghazipur and Bastipur.
Allahabad was recently renamed Prayagraj while other cities like Sultanpur, Mirzapur, Aligarh, Firozabad and Mainpuri are also being considered for a name change.