The Secretariat (Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly), Chennai

Elevation of the Main Courtyard Building

Architectsgmp Architekten von Gerken, Marg und Partner, Berlin
Client: Public Works Department, Tamil Nadu Government
Approximate Area: 180,000 sq. mt.

Those of you who have not visited Chennai in a while might be surprised to see a huge monolithic building better known as the Secretariat. It was meant to be the local government’s seat of power, but it will now be utilised as Multi-speciality Hospital and a Medical College.

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