Welcome to a tunnel under Connaught Place!

New Delhi, Dec 25 : People in Delhi can walk through, for a limited period beginning tomorrow, a 1.2-km long service tunnel under Connaught Place, the capital's oldest shopping hub.

It was during the re-development of Connaught Place that the New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) set up the tunnel to house underground cables and water supply lines, NDMC chief Jalaj Shrivastava said.

As part of its centenary celebrations, the NDMC will allow the public to see the tunnel under the guidance of trained officials. The entry will be from 11.30 a.m. to 4.30 p.m. - from Dec 26 to Jan 5.

--IANS (Posted on 25-12-2013)

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