Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the newly-named Kartavya Path – a stretch from Rashtrapati Bhavan to India Gate – today. PM Modi will also unveil a statue of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose at India Gate.
The revamped Rajpath and Central Vista lawns in the heart of Delhi will be open to the public soon.
The entire stretch has been revamped under the Modi government’s ambitious Central Vista redevelopment project.
‘Kartavya Path’ will exhibit beautified landscapes, lawns with walkways, added green spaces, refurbished canals, new amenity blocks, improved signages and vending kiosks.
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PM Modi unveils Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose’s grand statue at India Gate, pays tributes to him.
Delhi | PM Modi unveils the statue of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose near India Gate and pays floral tributes to him
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– ANI (@ANI) September 8, 2022
#Delhi | Visuals ahead of the inauguration of ‘Kartavya Path’ and unveiling of the statue of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose at India Gate, by PM Narendra Modi today | reported by news agency ANI pic.twitter.com/rnG1yjYl72
– NDTV (@ndtv) September 8, 2022
Soon after Independence, Kingsway was renamed to Rajpath and Queensway running perpendicular to it was rechristened as Janpath.