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India Gate

India Gate

India Gate

India Gate is located astride the Rajpath, on the eastern edge of New Delhi, India.
India Gate is a memorial to 70k soldiers of the British Indian Army who died in the First World War. The Gate, even though a war memorial,so it evokes the architectural style of the triumphal arch like the Arch of Constantine,outside the Colosseum in Rome, and is often compared to the Arc de Triomphe in Paris, and the Gateway of India.The gate was designed by Sir Edwin Lutyens.The structure,called Amar Jawan Jyoti,or the Flame of the Immortal Soldier, since 1971 has served as India’s Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.India Gate is counted among the largest war memorials in India.Every Republic day,the Prime Minister of India visits this place in order to pay the tributes to the Amar Jawan Jyoti.

HOW TO REACH?

In like, 10-15 minutes of time frame, people can reach India Gate from Rajiv Chowk. There are other possible metro stations as well where people can drop by and reach India Gate. The nearest station is Central Secretariat at the yellow line from where you can take an auto rickshaw and reach the place.