In 1956, Bhopal was established as the
Capital of newly organized State of Madhya Pradesh. In order to facilitate planned
development, beautification and conservation of environment of the State Capital, the
Capital Project Administration (CPA) was set up under Housing & Environment Department
on 1st October 1960 on the approval of Planning Commission, Government of India. CPA
undertakes the Construction, Development & Maintenance of Roads, Parks &
Buildings, besides safeguarding and development of Land, marked by the Nazul Officer.