India, Sept. 16 -- Agra's under-construction Mughal museum, which will be named after Maratha warrior king Chhatrapati Shivaji, will house artefacts from Braj region of Uttar Pradesh as well, a senior government official said here on Wednesday.

"The Braj region comes under Agra division. Braj region and Agra division will be included in the museum and work will be done in a speedy manner," additional chief secretary (home and information) Awanish Awasthi said.

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Braj, also known as Brij or Brijbhoomi, is the region around Mathura-Vrindavan and is considered to be the land of Lord Krishna. The area stretches from Mathura, Jalesar, Agra, Hathras and Aligarh to...