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|Form of government||Federal Parliamentary Republic|
|Size in km²||2973190|
|Year of construction||1927|
|Architect||Edwin Lutyens (GB), Herbert Baker (GB)|
Sansad Bhavan is the house of the Parliament of India, located in New Delhi.
Originally called the House of Parliament, it was designed by the British architect Edwin Lutyens and Herbert Baker in 1912-1913 and construction began in 1921.
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The Indian parliament building "Sansad Bhavan" combines the circle – a prominent symbol of Indian iconology – with classicist elements of European tradition. Surrounded by a colonnade, this monumental parliament building rises majestically above a circular base. The central cupola hall is currently used for sessions of both chambers.
Facts & Figures
|Members of parliament||543||GPD per capita in PPP in US$||5.701|
|Number of women||65||HDI||0,609|
|Pop. per MP||2.414.458||Democracy index||7,74|
|CO2 total||2.341.897||CO2 per capita||1,80|