The official residence of the Prime Minister of India is at 7, Lok Kalyan Marg a complex of five bungalows, spread over 12 acres (4.9 ha). The former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, also resides here.
What is the meaning of Lutyens zone?
Lutyens Bungalow Zone or LBZ is the area spread over 2,800-hectare area in Lutyens’ Delhi, with bungalows (houses) for government ministers, officials and their administrative offices, since the British Raj. The zone stretches up to Lodhi Road in the south.
Which is the most posh area in Delhi?
Ten most expensive localities in Delhi
- List of 10 most expensive localities in Delhi.
- Jor Bagh. …
- Shanti Niketan. …
- Gulmohar Park. …
- Panchsheel Enclave. …
- Hauz Khas Enclave. …
- Jangpura Extension. …
- Green Park.
Why it is called Lutyens Delhi?
Lutyens’ Delhi is an area in New Delhi, India, named after the British architect Sir Edwin Lutyens (1869–1944), who was responsible for much of the architectural design and building during the period of the British Raj, when India was part of the British Empire in the 1920s and 1930s and 1940s.
What is Type VIII bungalow?
Type VIII Bungalows
These are meant for Cabinet Ministers, Judges of Supreme Court & High Court of Delhi, Ministers of State (MoS) and Key Secretaries to Government of India. … Each bungalow includes four servant quarters and two garages.
Who owns bungalow in Lutyens?
NEW DELHI: Sunil Vachani, chairman and managing director of Dixon Technologies, has bought a sprawling 1,250 square yard bungalow in Lutyens’ Delhi for around Rs 170 crore in one of the biggest residential transactions since the lockdown, two people aware of the deal said.