First World War memorial in Tiruchirappalli, India, to be restored

Posted on centenarynews.com on 01 March 2013
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Date of publication: 28/02/2013

The Hindu reports that five shops blocking access to the war memorial in Gandhi Market, Tiruchirappalli, India, have been closed and the memorial is set to be restored.

Plans are now being discussed to restore the memorial as a tourist attraction and place of homage.

To read the full article, visit The Hindu website here.

Images courtesy of The Hindu website.

Posted by: Daniel Barry, Centenary News.

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