New Delhi, August 10
Rajya Sabha Chairman Venkaiah Naidu immediately laid the muse stone of a long-awaited housing advanced undertaking price Rs 46 crore right here for Rajya Sabha secretariat staff.
As many as 40 dwelling models can be constructed within the advanced positioned in RK Puram right here. On the event, Naidu lamented that there was a 17-year delay in placing the prime land to make use of.
Union Housing and Urban Affairs and Civil Aviation Minister HS Puri assured Naidu that the undertaking can be accomplished in lower than three years. The secretariat was feeling the pinch of acute housing scarcity for its staff.
“The long period of 17 years taken for launching the housing project resulted in avoidable costs for the secretariat,” Naidu stated, referring to the social-economic-legal-administrative cobwebs that resulted in non-utilisation of treasured land useful resource. He held a number of rounds of conferences with a number of authorities, together with Puri, over the previous two years. — TNS
Naidu laments 17-yr delay
Rajya Sabha Chairman Venkaiah Naidu on Monday stated a protracted interval of 17 years had been taken for launching the housing undertaking, leading to avoidable prices for the Rajya Sabha Secretariat.