The construction work of the new Parliament building started on Friday.
In December 2020, PM Narendra Modi had laid the foundation stone for the new Parliament building
The new Parliament building will have a triangular shape and is expected to be completed by the 75th anniversary of India’s independence in 2022.
Government plans to hold the monsoon session of Parliament in 2022 in the new building.
The project is estimated to cost Rs 971 crore.
The new structure will come up in front of the existing Parliament that was built nearly 94 years ago.