A 55-meter imitation of the Eiffel Tower in being arranged at the Eco Park in the savvy city New Town.
The imitation of the tower would come up in the Eco Park and is relied upon to be a noteworthy vacation destination, West Bengal Housing Infrastructure Development Corporation Ltd (HIDCO) administrator Debashis Sen told PTI.
The venture arranged in the satellite city would take around three years to finish after its work request is issued and almost 300 ton of steel would be required to fabricate it, HIDCO authorities said.
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is establishing the framework stone of the venture today in vicinity of the Consul General of France in Kolkata.
Authorities said that it would likewise be a statement of solidarity towards world peace and pay tribute to the 129 casualties of the November 13 fear assault in the French capital.
“With its finish, sightseers can have a look of the Eiffel Tower without going to Paris,” Sen said, including, “The spot has been recognized to showcase Bengal’s remarkable works of art drawing consideration of the vacationers from the nation and abroad.”
He said the tower would be a monster steel structure with a tallness of a 18-story building.
“We could have attempted and built a definite copy if the area had not been near the skim way of the flights arrival and taking off from NSC Bose International Airport,” Sen said.
“The Tower will have two levels where individuals can go up and remain to get a look of the town underneath,” the HIDCO executive said.
“The review display will be at a tallness of 25 m and two lifts will arrive to convey the travelers. The base of the structure would lay on 650 sq ft,” Sen said.
The task was brought about by the HIDCO as of late and the West Bengal government promptly gave its freedom.
“We will glide a delicate soon to choose the office that will manufacture the structure,” the HIDCO executive said.
“This will be the first such model of the Eiffel Tower in India and its building outlines are worked out by the Institute for Steel Development and Growth,” Sen said.
One of the miracles of the current world, the 324-m Eiffel Tower is the most well known vacation spot in Paris.
The City of Joy has as of now got an imitation of the acclaimed London tower ‘Enormous Ben’ created by South Dum Municipality as a changeless structure.
The 90 ft tall tower remains at the occupied intersection of Lake Town-VIP Road crossing since October last.