The Delhi government is all set to facilitate the growth of academic facilities.

NEW DELHI: The Delhi govt on Friday approved the proposals of the Expenditure finance committee (EFC) at a gathering that will facilitate the improvement in academic institutions within the capital.


The Directorate of Training & Technical Education’s (DTTE) proposal approved by the committee for the development of good lecture rooms in Netaji Subhas University of Technology (NSUT) campus in Dwarka.

The project is estimated to value around Rs. 26.79 crores.

The project was approved because the name of Netaji Subhas Institute of Technology (NSIT) was modified to Netaji Subhas University of Technology (NSUT) in 2018, resulting in a rise within the range of scholars within the campus. The building can currently be ready to accommodate an extra 1500 students.

Accordingly, an advisor has been appointed to organize detailed drawings of the school rooms. Another project place forth by DTTE received a nod by EFC, which involves the development of six building in NSIT campus in Dwarka, that is calculable to cost Rs. 202.12 crores.

The Directorate of Training & Technical Education contended that this infrastructure is planned for around 2650 students, whereas the overall strength of students is around 3500, therefore, to cater the strength of exaggerated student at the field, infrastructure is needed.


For this, approval of Delhi Urban Art Commission (DUAC) has also been received, whereas alternative approvals like fire, environment, forest clearance are being pursued.

Family Welfare Department (FWD) proposal for the development of G+22+ double basement building at Lok Nayak, Jai Prakash Narayan Hospital, estimating Rs. 533.91 crore was also cleared within the EFC meeting. The building is going to be used as medication, Maternity and Advanced Paediatric Centre.

At present, the overall range of beds within the hospital is 2550 and another 1 570 beds are projected to be added.

Statutory clearances from DUAC, fire department and Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) for the project have been obtained, whereas surroundings clearance is under process.