Flame at Amar Jawan Jyoti merged with National War Memorial

Updated:4 months ago

New Delhi, Jan 21 (ANI): In a historic move by the Centre ahead of the Republic Day celebrations, the Amar Jawan Jyoti or the “eternal flame” for soldiers at India Gate was merged with the torch at the National War Memorial in a ceremony on January 21. A part of the flame was carried to the war memorial this afternoon in a ceremony that was presided by the Integrated Defence Staff Chief Air Marshal Balabadhra Radha Krishna. Krishna laid a wreath after which a torch was lit from the Amar Jawan Jyoti and the flame doused.

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