India Gate – War Memorial.

India Gate is a War Memorial built in the memory of those 70000 soldiers belonging to British Indian Army, died during the first world war from 1914 to 1921, in France, Flanders, Mesopotamia, Persia, East Africa, Gallipoli, and during third Anglo – Afgan war.

It was started in 1921 and completed in 1931 February. Designed by Edwin Lutyens.

It is located on Rajpath side, close to Rashtrapati Bhavan, Presidents Estate.

It is 15 km from Delhi International Airport, could take 25 to 30 minutes.

It is open all days, except national important dates like 26th January, 15th August.

Timing, Entry :

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The Images depict the majestic structure which is very similar to many such arch structure in Europe.

Published by wander through lens

An avid trekker, traveller, who finally freed himself from a corporate cobweb. Loves lush green, snowy mountains, blue sky and crystal water.

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