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Government of India
Ministry of Home Affairs
18-April-2012 15:41 IST
P. Chidambaram Laid Foundation Stone of NSG’s Counter Hijacking Unit
The Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram laid the Foundation Stone of Composite Structure for the Counter Hijacking Unit of elite National Security Guard at Samalkha Camp, New Delhi today.

MHA has accorded sanction of Rs. 47.42 crore for the Composite Structure as a part of modernization and development project of NSG. The Composite Structure will have an area of 15502 Sqm and will have a four storey structure. The Composite Structure will have provisions for living accommodation for 540 Commandos, and Administrative Block, Training Hall, Class Rooms & other Operational and Training infrastructure. The construction work is scheduled to be completed within 18 months from the date of start.

Guest of Honour, Smt. Sheila Dikshit, Chief Minister Delhi along with Union Home Secretary, senior Government officers, Heads of CAPFs and other important dignitaries were present on the occasion.