India Gate, Delhi
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India Gate, Delhi

India Gate, Delhi
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Location : Near Rajpath, Delhi , India
Reach There : Metro (Pragati Maidan Metro Station)
Fee : Free Entry, No Photography Charges
Visiting Time : Dawn to Dusk (on all days of the week)

India Gate is an arched shape monument, which is 42 meter tall. In the year 1931, this memorial was built to honor the brave Indian soldiers, lost their lives in the war. There is a flame under the gate named “Amar Jawan Jyoti” that constantly remains lit to honor the valiant soldiers, sacrificed their lives in the 1971’s Indo-Pakistan war.

You can see the names of the soldiers of the Northwestern Frontier including Indian and British, killed in the 1919’s Afghan War. The names exceeded 13,516 in numbers. There is a lawn of lush green grasses in front of the gate that receives many visitors in the evening. India Gate looks beautiful when it gets illuminated in the evening. Tourists from in and out of the country visit this place every year in large number.


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