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PM Modi dedicates National War Memorial to nation in Delhi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi dedicated the iconic National War Memorial, spread over 40 acres in the India Gate complex. He lighted the flame positioned at the bottom of the stone-made obelisk. Chief of Integrated Defence Staff Lt Gen PS Rajeshwar, during a briefing here, also said the Amar Jawan Jyoti built in 1972 underneath the India Gate arch to commemorate soldiers martyred in the Indo-Pak War of 1971, will continue to be there.

Updated : 25 February 2019, 05:47 PM