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GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
Ministry of Defence
DEPARTMENT OF EX-SERVICEMEN WELFARE

 

RAJYA SABHA
UNSTARRED QUESTION NO.1600
TO BE ANSWERED ON 7.12.2011
GOMs on Location for National Military Memorial

 

1600. SHRI RAJEEV CHANDRASEKHAR:

Will the Minister of DEFENCE he pleased to state:

(a) Whether Government has constituted a Group of Ministers (GoMs) to decide on the appropriate location for a National Military Memorial in New Delhi to honour the armed forces martyrs and their families;

(b) If so, whether the GoMs has submitted its recommendations on the matter; and

(c) If so, the details thereof and if not, the reasons therefor?

ANSWER
(SHRI M.M. PALLAM RAJU)
MINISTER OF STATE IN THE MINISTRY OF DEFENCE

(a) Yes, Sir.

(b) & (c): The Group of Ministers (GoM) is being serviced by the Ministry of Urban Development. The issue is under consideration of GoM.