central vista redevelopment]
Written by Prashasti Singh | Edited by Meenakshi Ray, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUN 06, 2021 12:22 PM IST
Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi's video message came in the backdrop of the country recording 114,460 fresh cases of Covid-19 and 2,677 deaths due to the virus on Sunday.
By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON JUN 06, 2021 10:28 AM IST
On opposition's charge that ₹20,000 crore is being spent on Central Vista project this year during the Covid-19 pandemic, the ministry said that the redevelopment plan was envisaged in 2019, many months before the outbreak of the pandemic.
By Richa Banka, New Delhi:
UPDATED ON JUN 01, 2021 01:24 AM IST
The Central Vista Avenue Redevelopment project is a part of the larger Central Vista project, which includes a new Parliament building, the refurbishment of North and South Blocks, and the construction of new Central government offices.
By hindustantimes.com | Written by Meenakshi Ray, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON MAY 31, 2021 02:34 PM IST
The minister cited an article written by Congress leader Jairam The Central Vista project includes construction of a new Parliament, Prime Minister and vice-president’s residences, a central secretariat and several other buildings.
By hindustantimes.com | Reported by Richa Banka | Written by Avik Roy, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAY 04, 2021 03:08 PM IST
The petition highlighted the plight of the labourers engaged in the construction work of the ambitious Central Vista project over concerns that they are being exposed to the coronavirus disease, and questions the decision of the authorities to issue movement passes under the ‘essential services’ category to vehicles engaged with the project to operate during curfew and lockdown in view of ‘exigencies of government work’.
By Anisha Dutta, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAY 04, 2021 04:32 AM IST
The cost of project, which also includes a Common Central Secretariat, has been estimated at Rs.13,450 crore.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Anisha Dutta
UPDATED ON NOV 09, 2020 02:19 AM IST
This phase will involve redevelopment and restructuring the Central Vista Avenue, which includes the majority of the Rajpath stretch and the row of government offices that are parallel to it.