20, Ashoka Road

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20, Ashoka Road
20, Ashoka Road is located in Delhi
20, Ashoka Road
Location of 20, Ashok Road in New Delhi
General information
Town or cityNew Delhi
CountryIndia India
Coordinates28°37′18″N 77°12′50″E / 28.62167°N 77.21389°E / 28.62167; 77.21389Coordinates: 28°37′18″N 77°12′50″E / 28.62167°N 77.21389°E / 28.62167; 77.21389
ClientMinistry of Communications and Information Technology (India)
Design and construction
ArchitectFiroz Kudianwala

20, Ashoka Road, officially Sanchar Bhawan, is the headquarters of the Union Ministry of Communications and Information Technology of India.[1] It is also the headquarters of Department of Telecommunications of the ministry. The building is situated in the heart of the Indian capital, New Delhi. It is very similar in design to the Reserve Bank of India's Mumbai headquarters, and both were designed by the same architect, Firoz Kudianwala.


  1. ^ "Department of Telecommunication - Basic Services". Department of Telecommunication, Ministry of Communication & Information Technology. Archived from the original on 4 January 2012. Retrieved 19 January 2012.