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Jallianwala Bagh closed from Feb 15 to April 12

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Published on February 10, 2020 with No Comments

Restoration work in full swing; March 31 deadline to complete the first phaseWith restoration work in full swing at Jallianwala Bagh, the authorities have decided to close it from February 15 to April 12. A notice in this regard has been put up at the entrance.As per reports,  March 31 is the target date for completing the first phase of facelift. The work of restoration and allied services, which is estimated to cost around Rs19.36 crore, is being carried out under the supervision of the Archaeological Survey of India. A new exit point with 15-foot-wide gate has been created. The old structure around the martyrs’ well has been replaced with glass walls so that the visitors can have a clear view of inside of the well.A new light and sound show system has also being installed. The 50-seat auditorium on the first floor is being revamped with a 3-D projection system to showcase documentaries.

 

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