Haryana CM Khattar laid the foundation stone of Haryana Bhawan in Gujarat

Jan 19, 2019 19:56 | Haryana

Chandigarh January 19: Haryana Chief Minister Mr Manohar Lal  today laid the foundation stone of Haryana Bhawan at 'Ek Bharat, Shrestha Bharat Complex' near Statue of Unity in Kevadiya, Gujarat after performing Bhumi Pujan. He said that probably Haryana is the first state of the country that has laid the foundation stone for the construction of its state bhawan in this complex.

          Public Works (Building and Roads) Minister Rao Narbir Singh and Gujarat Tribal Development, Tourism and Forest Minister Mr Ganvat Singh Vasava were also present on this occasion.

          Mr Manohar Lal said that Gujarat Government has given Haryana a plot measuring 1500 square meter in 'Ek Bharat, Shrestha Bharat Complex' for the construction of Haryana Bhawan. The Haryana Government would construct this four-storied building at a cost of about Rs 12 crore. Besides being environment friendly, this Bhawan would be equipped with all latest facilities. It would have 45 rooms including one VVIP suite, four VIP suite, nine dormitories and two conference halls.

          He said that the Bhawan would provide stay facility to the people of Haryana visiting Statue of Unity. A provision of rain harvesting would also be made in this building through which rainy water could also be utilized for horticulture and other purposes. The Bhawan would also have the facility of solar water heating and solar voltaic panel.

          The Chief Minister sought information from the concerned officers about the design and technical aspects of the Haryana Bhwana and also gave them necessary directions.

          Earlier, on reaching Kevadiya, Chief Minister Mr Manohar Lal was accorded warm welcome by Guajrat Tribal Development, Tourism and Forest Minister Mr Ganvat Singh Vasava.

          Among those present on this occasion included Additional Principal Secretary to Chief Minister Mr V.Umashankar, District Collector of Narmada Mr R.S Ninama, Engineer-in-Chief, Haryana Public Works (Building and Roads) Mr Rakesh Manocha, Superintendent Engineer Mr Nihal Singh, Executive Engineer Mr Harpal Singh and other senior officers of Gujarat Government.