Govt. offices around Parliament House to be closed in the first half on Wednesday

NetIndian News Network

New Delhi, July 24, 2012

Government offices located in the buildings in and around North Block ad South Block will remain closed in the first half of the day tomorrow in view of the swearing-in ceremony of the new President, Mr Pranab Mukherjee, in the Central Hall of Parliament.

Mr Mukherjee will be sworn-in at a ceremony in the Central Hall of Parliament at 1130 hours tomorrow, because of which there will be traffic restrictions around Parliament House.
The buildings thus covered include South Block, North Block, Rashtrapati Bhavan, Parliament House, Rail Bhavan, Krishi Bhavan, Udyog Bhavan and the hutments around Parliament House, an official press release added.