Patna Divisional Commissioner Anand Kishor said that renovation work of the SK Memorial Hall would be undertaken soon to uplift the amenities prevailing there in a modern and standard form.
He said the hall would be fully equipped with CCTV cameras and new tiles would be fitted in and outside hall to give it a new look. “Paintings of the entire hall will be done in a new design with proper aesthetic sense”, he said.
Kishor said there would be a separate agency for food supply in the hall. “There will be high mast light at the two gates and additional toilets will be constructed in the premises of the SKM Hall”, he said.
“An emergency exit gate will also be constructed in the campus”, he added.
He said parking of the buses would not be allowed in front of the SKM Hall campus.
Going into the development plan of the historic Gandhi Maidan, Kishor said a food zone would be created inside Gandhi Maidan where vendors could put up their stalls.
He said there would no bamboo stands for Republic Day and Independence Day function in Gandhi Maidan. “From now onward, the stands will be staircase type pre-fab structure”, he said.
He said three high masts light would also be installed in three places of the Gandhi Maidan.
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