The Central Vista Master Plan includes construction of a new parliament building, vice president enclave, and common central secretariat buildings 1, 2 & 3, and redevelopment of Central Vista Avenue.
These vendors used to hawk on India Gate lawns for decades, and after the Central Vista Project began, they would vend on the neighbouring streets.
The government has planned to hold the 2022 Republic Day parade on the newly-developed Rajpath that comes under the Central Vista Avenue Redevelopment Project.
The five-member Central Vista Oversight Committee headed by former finance secretary Ratan P Watal is tasked with ensuring the timely completion of the project.
A bench headed by Justice A M Khanwilkar said that sufficient explanation has been offered by authorities concerned which justify the change in land use of the plot.
The educational ethos of a nation as multicultural and diverse as ours can ill-afford to be narrow and parochial.
According to the Union Housing and Urban Affairs Minister, the project will be completed within two-and-a-half months.
The prime ministers said the modern offices will go a long way in effectively carrying out all the work related to the security of the nation by the three forces.