There are a total of 176 shops at the complex.
“Since 1982, nothing was done to rewire the area. Only additional wiring was done,” said managing director, KTCL, Derek Pereira Neto.
“Our building’s structure has to be totally repaired, the cost of which will be over Rs 1 crore. We don’t have insurance, since it is a government building. The shop keepers, however, are insured,” he said. tnn