Rajasthan govt to build 174 flats for MLAs

The Rajasthan government will construct 174 flats with modern facilities in Vidhayak Nagar (west) at a cost of Rs 250 crore for the members of legislative assembly, an official spokesperson said on Wednesday.

Besides, a parliamentary museum will also be set up in the assembly building at a cost of Rs 10 crore, he said.

The decisions were taken in a high-level meeting chaired by Assembly Speaker C.P Joshi.

The Rajasthan Assembly has 200 members.

An empowered committee chaired by the chief secretary will be constituted for the project and a supervisory committee headed by the speaker will review the progress, the spokesperson said.