Telangana Congress leaders on Monday met Governor E S L Narasimhan and submitted him a memorandum opposing the TRS authorities’s transfer to assemble a brand new Secretariat demolishing the existing buildings. “We have conveyed our opposition to the Governor concerning the development of a brand new Secretariat by demolishing the current buildings.
We urged him to inform the federal government that it isn’t an accurate resolution to demolish the constructing and assemble a brand new one. We additionally advised him that it will likely be a waste of Rs 350 crore (for development of new constructing),” Telangana Congress president N Uttam Kumar Reddy advised reporters after a gathering with the Governor.
The TRS authorities is planning to construct a brand new Secretariat, reportedly after demolishing the existing buildings.
The state Congress president had earlier written a letter to the Chief Minister Okay Chandrasekhar Rao conveying his get together’s opposition to the development of new Secretariat after bringing down the existing buildings.
“As President of the Telangana Pradesh Congress Party, I wish to convey that your government decision to demolish the present Secretariat complex and construct a new complex at a huge cost of hundreds of crores of rupees is not a judicious decision and is a mere waste of hundreds of crores of precious tax payers money,” Reddy had stated in a letter to KCR final week.
Several blocks within the current Secretariat have been constructed in current instances, he had stated. He had discovered fault with the state authorities allegedly citing ‘vaastu’ defects as the explanation for allegedly deciding to demolish the buildings.
Reddy stated it’s astonishing that the Advocate General has submitted to the High Court that the current Secretariat advanced doesn’t meet hearth security regulation.
How come Rao and the Chief Ministers in undivided Andhra Pradesh had functioned from the identical Secretariat if the
buildings didn’t meet hearth security requirements, he requested.