The southeast facade of the Secretariat Building (Le Palais des Ministères) of eight stories, 1958,
designed by Le Corbusier, Capitol Complex of Chandigarh.
He gave a dynamic expression to an office building, as with the Unite dfHabitation in Marseille.
Would the central protruding part be a balcony for appearing to adress the people for the governor?
General floor plan of the Secretariat Building
(From "Le Corbusier, Oeuvre Complète 1957-65", Zurich)
It is a large building with a height of 35m and an astonishing length of 250m.
The two protruding parts are the 'ramp shafts'.