India Gate : After Jantar Mantar, we headed to India Gate located near Rajpath. The 42-meter high arch is built in memory of 70,000 Indian soldiers who died fighting for the British army in first world war. You can also see the names of the soldiers who lost their lives on the walls of India Gate. Amar Jawan Jyoti, located below the India Gate reminds us the spirit of Indian soldier. This was added after the Bangladesh liberation war of 1971 with Pakistan. Visiting this war memorial is a proud moment of any patriotic Indian. This memorial is guarded by men from Indian Army 24 x 7.
Humayun's Tomb : It is a monument, built in 1565 in memory of second Mughal emperor, Humayun. This is a fine example of Mughal architecture in India.
|India Gate, Delhi|
|Amar Jawan Jyothi, India Gate, Delhi|