The Chhattisgarh chief minister had said that the "removal" of the Amar Jawan Jyoti from India Gate had pained him.
In a press release, Baghel said the removal of the Amar Jawan Jyoti pained him.
Congress has accused BJP government of ‘removing history’ by ‘extinguishing’ the Amar Jawan Jyoti at India Gate and merging it with the immortal flame...
The RSS and the BJP had no contribution in India's freedom struggle and did not make any sacrifice, thus misleading the people, he charged.
After India defeated Pakistan in the 1971 war, the Amar Jawan Jyoti was constructed as a memorial to Indian soldiers who made the supreme sacrifice.
The Amar Jawan Jyoti will be put out and people can now pay their respects at the eternal flame at the NWM, military officials said.
The iconic eternal flame of Amar Jawan Jyoti at India Gate for soldiers has been extinguished. It is getting merged with torch at National War Memorial.
The Amar Jawan Jyoti was constructed as a memorial for Indian soldiers who were killed in action in the 1971 Indo-Pak war, which India won, leading to the...