The authorities of Megas have decided to mount a cupola weighing 1,100 tons upon the mosque under construction. The object will be made in the traditional national style.
The construction of the new mosque, which can accommodate 8,000 worshippers, will be renewed in the near future, the press office of the Republic’s government told Construction.ru.
The 1 thousand ton cupola is planned to be mounted by means of special assembly equipment. The production and installation of this structure will require 70m roubles of budgetary funds.
The total area of the new Islamic complex, with the mosque, will amount to 20 hectares. Moreover, a university, student residences, a parking lot, and a culture and trade center will be built there.