Surat, already famous for its scenic beauty and food, is expecting to add a new milestone to its name. You will soon be able to touch the sky without wings as a Mumbai- based builder, dreams of building the tallest building in the world in the heart of the City of Diamonds.
A Mumbai-based real estate developer, Harihara Mahapatra is interested in constructing a tower, 1.2 km tall and claims that it would be the tallest building in the world.
Surat collector Rajender Kumar said, “The company is planning to create this iconic structure through new patented technology.”
The tower was proposed in the forthcoming project- Dream City at Khajod. The would-be world’s tallest building will require an investment of approximately Rs. 1,200 crore. Mahapatra has already sought an area of 1 sq. km.
“It is an ambitious project that requires clearances from number of agencies like Airport Authority of India and others,” a government official quoted.