New Delhi: Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh on Tuesday inaugurated Naya Raipur’s first five-star green building, Paryavas Bhawan.

Situated at North Block, Sector 19, the building will jointly house Raipur Development Authority, Chhattisgarh State Housing Board and state environment protection board.

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Constructed at an estimated cost of Rs 59.56 crore, the five-storeyed eco-friendly building has 430 rooms and six conference halls in an area of 15,000 square metre. A 220-seater hall is also proposed to be constructed.

As per reports, Green Rating for Integrated Habitat Assessment (GRIHA) has accorded five-star status to this building which has a solar power plant of 200 KW and elaborate arrangement for rain water harvesting.