Expansive Plaza Spaces with obstruction free zones for barrier-free movement

PSDA was commissioned by the New Delhi Municipal Corporation (NDMC) to design the space in front of the Emporium Complex buildings near Connaught Place. Samarthyam conducted access audit of the Emporia complex and provided recommendations to make the site universally accessible.

The space has been has been redeveloped as a pedestrian plaza. An upper level walkway links the various state emporia. An amphitheatre and kiosks have been provided at the lower level walkway along with parking facilities.

Both levels are connected by ramps and steps and are barrier-free with level differences clearly demarcated by tactile paving.