New Delhi. 18 May, 2016. Admiral RK Dhowan, Chief of the Naval Staff laid the foundation stone for ‘Sahara’ Hostel, a hostel for Widows’ of naval personnel.
A suitable plot at D-6, Vasant Kunj, New Delhi was acquired by Indian Navy on 20 Jan 11 from DDA towards construction of the hostel for Widows’ of naval personnel. Upon obtaining necessary approval from various Govt. agencies, the “Building Permit” has since been obtained from South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) on 08 Apr 16.