Thal Sena Bhawan: All the offices of the Indian Army in Delhi will now be under one roof. Even better than this is that all these offices will be very close to the places where soldiers and their families stationed in Delhi live. The 39-acre new army building will have a total of 8 floors, with space for more than 6000 offices. There will be parking for 4000 vehicles in this huge army building. And it will builts on the pattern of the rising sun. Right now there are 8 army offices across Delhi which scattered in many places. This new building will cost more than Rs 700 crore and expected to completed in five years.
Thal Sena Bhawan
Defense Minister Rajnath Singh perform Bhoomi Pujan on Shivratri on Friday on this Thal Sena Bhawan to built-in Delhi Cantonment. Under the Central Vista Plan of the Government of India, South Block will convert into a museum. So the army office here will have to move to another place. There are offices of all senior officers including the Chief of Army Staff here.
Apart from the army’s south block, there are 8 places including Sena Bhawan, Hatment Area, RK Puram, Shankar Vihar. All these will now take as to the new Thal Sena Bhawan. Important offices like Director General Military Operation, Military Secretary. Adjutant Branch, War Room from South Block will also come in the new building along with the office of the Chief of Army Staff.
The army building near South Block will now make a joint office of the three armies. The Defense Minister while performing the Bhoomi Pujan of the new army building said that with the construction of this building. Government oil will save and pollution will reduce. This building will be built as a green building.