June 4, 2015
‘Soujanya’ being set up for diplomat-level meetings
The West Bengal Government is setting up a special building at the Hastings area which will provide a meeting place and house all important programmes of national and international importance. Modeled after the Hyderabad House in Delhi, this building, after its construction, will house all the important events including meeting with State guests, signing of treaties and other such programmes.
The West Bengal Chief Minister Ms Mamata Banerjee has named this building as Soujanya.
According to plans, a complex will be constructed along with this building which will also house quarters for the State’s Ministers and a a college for women.
The proposed Soujanya will have facilities like a community hall, conference room, special rooms for the likes of the Prime Minister or such important world leaders and personalities, rest rooms and other required infrastructure.