The Centre plans to redevelop the enduring Parliament constructing. This can be finished both by establishing a brand new construction or by enhancing the facilities within the present constructing by 2022, when India celebrates its 75th 12 months of Independence.

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“A request for proposals was put out on September 2 to invite global architectural firms for the redevelopment of the Parliament building, Central Vista — a 3-km stretch from India Gate to Rashtrapati Bhawan, where the construction of a common central secretariat for offices of all the ministries is to take place,” mentioned sources within the Housing and City Affairs Ministry.

The Monsoon Session in August 2022 will happen within the new constructing, they added. The Widespread Central Secretariat can be accomplished by 2024.

Following a pre-bidding assembly at the moment, the number of the agency will happen by October 15. The chosen agency has to present recommendations to the federal government concerning the redevelopment, added the sources.

When requested concerning the funding that the federal government plans to make in these initiatives, the sources mentioned the financial savings could be greater as round ₹1,000 crore is spent yearly in leases as a number of the authorities workplaces are in non-public buildings.

Not too long ago, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, whereas inaugurating newly constructed duplex flats for MPs, had introduced {that a} new Parliament constructing could also be constructed by 2022.

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