New Civil Secretariat office at ChingmeirongState Govt avails loan from HUDCO

By Our Staff Reporter
IMPHAL, Jun 10 : The State Government has taken a loan of Rs 150 crore from the Housing and Urban Development Corporation (HUDCO) to complete the construction work of the Civil Secretariat at Chingmeirong.
It is reported that the Government is planning to complete the project by August this  year.
According to an official report received from the  building division of the Public Works Department (PWD), the work order for constructing the remaining portion of the Secretariat buildings has been given to MS Avantika.
It may be mentioned that the foundation stone for this project was laid on October 18, 2010. The project was earlier handled by Simplex Project.
Saying the construction of major portions of the Secretariat building have already been completed, the report continued that completion of the project will cost around Rs 160 crore.
The remaining Rs 10 crore will be borne by the State Government, it added.
According to the officials, the Civil Secretariat will have 3 blocks.