SC allows foundation ceremony for Central Vista project:
The Supreme Courtroom on Monday allowed the muse stone laying ceremony for the brand new Parliament by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on December 10 after the Centre promised to cease all work on the Central Vista Challenge website.
The assertion by the Centre got here after the apex court docket took word of latest developments about development exercise being undertaken on the website.
Beneath the Central Vista undertaking, a typical Central Secretariat, a brand new Parliament Home constructing, and residences of Prime Minister and vice-president can be constructed. The brand new Parliament constructing can be prepared by 2022. A portion of the brand new Central Secretariat, which is able to home places of work of all central ministries, can be accomplished by 2023.
The bench of Justices AM Khanwilkar, Dinesh Maaheshwari and Sanjiv Khanna particularly met to convey to the Solicitor Basic Tushar Mehta concerning the latest developments regarding the undertaking and indicated to cross a keep order if no assertion was forthcoming from the Centre.