He spent nearly an hour on the site and did a first-hand inspection of the construction standing of the new parliament building.
The new building is being constructed near the prevailing one below the Central Vista redevelopment challenge and it’s anticipated to be accomplished in 21 months from the beginning of construction work.
The redevelopment challenge of Central Vista — the nation’s energy hall — envisages a new triangular Parliament building, a standard central secretariat and revamping of the 3-km-long Rajpath, from Rashtrapati Bhavan to India Gate
According to the plan, the new Parliament building, which may have separate places of work for all MPs, will probably be outfitted with the newest digital interfaces as a step in direction of creating ‘paperless places of work’.
The new building can even have a grand Constitution Hall to showcase India’s democratic heritage, a lounge for members of Parliament, a library, a number of committee rooms, eating areas and ample parking house.
The sources mentioned that 5 statues, together with that of Mahatma Gandhi and Bhim Rao Ambedkar, on the present Parliament complicated are more likely to be relocated briefly and they might be reinstalled as soon as the construction work of the new Parliament building is accomplished.
The iconic 16-feet excessive statue of Mahatma Gandhi is positioned reverse Gate Number 1 of Parliament House.
The statue greets guests getting into Parliament House and has additionally been the situation of gatherings, protests and press interactions by MPs.