The Defence Ministry workplace which homes near 7,000 staff and plenty of different organisations is about to maneuver to 2 new complexes on Africa Avenue and Kasturba Gandhi Marg. Prime Minister Modi Narendra Modi will inaugurate the brand new workplace advanced on Thursday.
The house thus vacated after shifting the present Defence Ministry at Dalhousie Highway close to South Block will likely be redeveloped for the Prime Minister’s new residence and workplace as a part of the Central Vista Redevelopment mission.
The shifting of the Defence Ministry workplace is anticipated to vacate 50 acres of land which will likely be developed as an Govt Enclave for the Central Vista mission.
The workplace advanced on Africa Avenue is a seven-storey house which is able to home the places of work of solely the Defence Ministry, whereas the eight-storey constructing on Kasturba Gandhi Marg will likely be used to briefly accommodate places of work presently situated at Parivahan Bhawan and Shram Shakti Bhawan until their new places of work are being constructed on the Central Secretariat Complicated.
The advanced on Africa Avenue is scattered throughout 4 blocks and presents an area of 5.08 lakh sq. toes whereas the KG Marg arrange has three blocks and an workplace space of 4.52 lakh sq. toes. The 2 complexes collectively have parking house for 1,500 vehicles.
The Ministry of Housing and City Affairs has carried out the development of the brand new workplace complexes as a part of the Central Vista mission at a price of Rs 775 crore supplied by the Defence Ministry.
The brand new buildings will even present trendy facilities, connectivity and welfare services like canteens and banks.
Below the Central Vista plan, the Prime Minister’s residence will likely be shifted behind the present South Block advanced.
The plan additionally contains relocation of Vice President’s new residence behind North Block and 10 new constructing blocks to accommodate authorities places of work, together with Shastri Bhavan, Nirman Bhavan, Udyog Bhavan, Krishi Bhavan and Vayu Bhavan.