Govt. of India, Ministry of Defence accorded sanction in March, 2012 for allotment of 0.71 acres land in block No.316/P of Allipuram Ward, Visakhapatnam for construction of Office-cum-Transit accommodation of Defence Estates Office, Visakhapatnam Circle

Govt. of India, Ministry of Defence sanctioned in October, 2019, an amount of Rs.3,60,23,272/- for construction of Office and Transit Accommodation for DEO Visakhapatnam Circle. Accordingly, the amount was deposited in December, 2019 to Chief Engineer (Navy), Visakhapatnam for execution of the subject work.

About Building: It is a G+2 storied building in which the Ground Floor and First Floor are for the purpose of office of DEO (V) and the Second Floor is for Transit Accommodation consisting of 02 suites, 01 Guest room, 01 care taker room, 01 kitchen and 01 dining hall and an open Terrace for future construction/expansion of the building.

The building has sufficient number of rooms for sanctioned strength of DEO (V). Further, it has a conference room for 50 persons, record room, Survey equipment lab and Raksha Bhoomi/IT room. Sufficient space for parking for two wheelers as well as four wheelers has also been provided in the building. Provision of ramp has also made for the disabled persons. Arboriculture, roads, lights boundary wall have been provisioned in the compound. The cost of the project includes cost of furniture, Air conditioning, arboriculture and roads as well as with a completion time line of 18 months i.e. March 2022.

The e-Foundation Stone was laid by the Chief Guest Smt. Deepa Bajwa, Director General, Defence Estates on 11.12.2020 at 16:10 Hrs in the presence of Guest of honour Shri. Ajay Kumar Sharma, PDDE SC, all the PDDEs of other commands, officers working in DGDE and PDDEs, Shri. P N B Sarma, IDES (Retd) and Shri. K V Nagi Reddy, CVO RINL Vizag. The Chief Guest and the Guest of Honour congratulated officers and staff of DEO(V) circle on the occasion and directed to liaise with MES for timely completion of the project. Some glimpses of the e-foundation Stone Laying Ceremony of office and Transit Accommodation of DEO Visakhapatnam Circle are enclosed.

DEO Visakhapatnam Circle welcome the Chief Guest - Smt. Deepa Bajwa, DGDE and Guest of  Honour - Shri. Ajay Kumar Sharma, PDDE SC at the e-foundation Stone Laying Ceremony of  Office cum Transit accommodation of DEO Visakhapatnam Circle , Smt Deepa Bajwa, DGDE unveiling the Foundation Stone online for Office Complex of DEO Vishakhapatnam Circle, Foundation Stone for Office Complex of DEO Vishakhapatnam Circle being unveiled online, e-Foundation stone laid by the Chief Guest - Smt.Deepa Bajwa, Director General, Defence  Estates  , Symbolic Stone was laid by Shri.P N B Sarma, IDES (Retd) and Shri.K V Nagi Reddy, CVO,  RINL Vizag