The Defence Ministry office which homes shut to 7,000 workers and lots of different organisations is about to transfer to two new complexes on Africa Avenue and Kasturba Gandhi Marg. Prime Minister Modi Narendra Modi will inaugurate the new office advanced on Thursday.
The area thus vacated after shifting the prevailing Defence Ministry at Dalhousie Road close to South Block will probably be redeveloped for the Prime Minister’s new residence and office as part of the Central Vista Redevelopment challenge.
The shifting of the Defence Ministry office is predicted to vacate 50 acres of land which will probably be developed as an Executive Enclave for the Central Vista challenge.
The office advanced on Africa Avenue is a seven-storey area which is able to home the workplaces of solely the Defence Ministry, whereas the eight-storey constructing on Kasturba Gandhi Marg will probably be used to briefly accommodate workplaces presently positioned at Parivahan Bhawan and Shram Shakti Bhawan until their new workplaces are being constructed on the Central Secretariat Complex.
The advanced on Africa Avenue is scattered throughout 4 blocks and gives an area of 5.08 lakh sq. ft whereas the KG Marg arrange has three blocks and an office space of 4.52 lakh sq. ft. The two complexes collectively have parking area for 1,500 vehicles.
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The Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs has carried out the development of the new office complexes as part of the Central Vista challenge at a price of Rs 775 crore offered by the Defence Ministry.
The new buildings may also present trendy facilities, connectivity and welfare services like canteens and banks.
Under the Central Vista plan, the Prime Minister’s residence will probably be shifted behind the prevailing South Block advanced.
The plan additionally consists of relocation of Vice President’s new residence behind North Block and 10 new constructing blocks to accommodate authorities workplaces, together with Shastri Bhavan, Nirman Bhavan, Udyog Bhavan, Krishi Bhavan and Vayu Bhavan.
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