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Identify the monument Vikasa Soudha ?

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Asked by shakaal, 20 Nov '13 03:20 pm
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The IT & business hub Bangalore, has much to offer to the tourists. If you walk down the streets you will see many buildings, depicting modernism in their neo-colonial architecture with a touch of the traditional South India. Vikasa Soudha, the building next to Vidhana Soudha is greatly impressive. Many call it the sister of the former, with a replication of the former's architecture & the striking wood & stone carvings decorating the interior of the beautiful building.

A dream project of the then Chief Minister of Karnataka S.M Krishna, Vikasa Soudha was built to house numerous government and legislative offices which would in turn take away the load from the Vidhana Soudha. With a cost of Rs.150 crores, Vikasa Soudha was built over a land area of about 8 acres with a built up area of 58,274 sq m. The building comprises eight floors housing fifteen conference halls, three hundred and sixty rooms. The granite with the fantastic stone carvings was chosen from stone pits concentrated ...more
Answered by jameel ahmed, 20 Nov '13 05:23 pm

 
  
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Located in Bengaluru, is the seat of the state legislature of Karnataka. It is an imposing building, constructed in a style sometimes described as Mysore Neo-Dravidian
Answered by Stone Heart, 20 Nov '13 03:26 pm

 
  
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Located in Bengaluru, is the seat of the state legislature of Karnataka. It is an imposing building, constructed in a style sometimes described as Mysore Neo-Dravidian
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