A new Parliament House complex may come up in the national capital in place of the existing 85-yearold heritage building.
A High Powered Committee (HPC) is being set up to suggest an alternative complex to house the Lok Sabha and the Rajya Sabha amidst apprehensions over the structural stability of the building built in 1927.
The issue of the site, the size and the structure of the alternative complex would be decided by the HPC which will soon be set up by Speaker Meira Kumar, Lok Sabha Secretary General T K Viswanathan told PTI.
The move is being thought of at a time when severe wear and tear as also aspate of changes and encroachments in the original design has endangered the structural stability of the heritage building.
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