#Central Vista Project

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
"It'll be a symbol of Modern India," Hardeep Singh Puri said about the Central Vistas Avenue. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@ANI)

  • Union Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri participated in the 'bhoomi-pujan' ceremony of the redevelopment project
  • "Some don't understand its (Central Vista's) importance," said the Minister
  • The estimated cost of the redevelopment project is Rs 971 crore

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
PM laid foundation stone of new Parliament building on Thursday. (Photo credit: ANI)

  • Narendra Modi recalled the first time when he entered the parliament building in 2014
  • New parliament building would become a witness to the creation of 'Aatmanirbhar Bharat', he said
  • Modi also performed the ground-breaking ceremony at the site

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
The project was announced in September last year. (Photo credits: ANI TWITTER)

  • PM Modi lays foundation stone of New Parliament Building on Thursday
  • The new building is the prime element of the 20,000 crore Central Vista project
  • The building is to be constructed by August 2022

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
A model of the proposed new Parliament building in New Delhi. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • The project was announced in September last year
  • It envisages a new triangular Parliament building, with seating capacity for 900 to 1,200 MPs
  • It will be constructed by August 2022 

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
The top court is seized of pleas which have raised questions over several aspects. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@ANI)

  • The Centre assured that no construction would be done till SC decides the pending pleas
  • The revamp project was announced in September last year
  •  PM Modi will lay the foundation stone on December 10 for the new Parliament building