‘Azaadi Ke Diwane’ museum, dedicated to the unsung heroes of the country’s freedom struggle.
Union Minister Mahesh Sharma has inaugurated Azaadi Ke Diwane
, on the Red Fort premises . Built by the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI), the museum is the fifth in a series of recently inaugurated ones — the others being the Subhash Chandra Bose and INA museum, the Yaad-e-Jallian museum, the Museum on 1857 (on the country’s first war of Independence) the Drishyakala (a museum on Indian Art) — on the sacrifices of India’s freedom fighters.
The minister said, ‘This new museum ‘Azaadi ke Diwane’ is started in the series of Kranti Mandir to inspire the younger generation and let them know the cost of freedom that the great fighters achieve by sacrificing their lives. I congratulate the team of the ASI for coming up with this digitised and interactive museum’. The museum is a modern, state-of-the-art, informative and educational exhibition involving multi-sensory technology to engage the visitors.