New Parliament building site: PM Narendra Modi pays visit - Check pics

ZeeBiz WebTeam | Sep 27, 2021, 01:58 PM IST

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday visited the construction site of the new Parliament building, which is expected to be completed in the second half of the next year. Here are some glimpses from the sight.

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PM Modi visit to construction site of new Parliament building

PM Modi visit to construction site of new Parliament building

PM Modi on Sunday visited the construction site of the new parliament building. The building is expected to be completed in the second half of the next year.

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PM Modi spoke to people involved in the construction

PM Modi spoke to people involved in the construction

PM Modi spoke to people involved in the construction as he inspected the ongoing work, official sources said, as per a report by PTI.

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The building is part of the Central Vista project

The building is part of the Central Vista project

The building is part of the Central Vista project, which has faced criticism from the opposition, as per a PTI Report.

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Parliament's winter session 2022 will be held in the new building

Parliament's winter session 2022 will be held in the new building

Government officials have said that Parliament's winter session in 2022 will be held in the new building, as per a PTI report.

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About the new parliament building

About the new parliament building

The new Parliament building will have an area of 64,500 square metres. It will also have a grand Constitution Hall to showcase India's democratic heritage, a lounge for members of Parliament, a library, multiple committee rooms, dining areas and ample parking space. In the new building, the Lok Sabha chamber will have a seating capacity for 888 members, while the Rajya Sabha will have 384 seats for members.