New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated Thursday the ‘Pradhanmantri Sangrahalaya’ (prime ministers’ museum), which is a tribute to each prime minister since Independence, no matter their ideology or tenure.
The Prime Minister grew to become the primary official customer of the museum as he bought the primary ticket earlier than inauguration.
Constructed and opened through the celebration of ‘Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav’, the museum tells the story of India after independence by means of the lives and contributions of its prime ministers.
“Guided by the imaginative and prescient of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to honour the contribution of all of the Prime Ministers of India in direction of nation-building, Pradhanmantri Sangrahalaya is a tribute to each Prime Minister of India since independence, no matter their ideology or tenure in workplace,” the PMO stated.
The museum is geared toward sensitizing and galvanizing the youthful era in regards to the management, imaginative and prescient, and achievements of all our prime ministers.
Situated within the nationwide capital’s Teen Murti advanced, the museum’s inauguration date collides with the start anniversary of Dr BR Ambedkar – the architect of the Indian Structure.
Pradhan Mantri Sangrahalay Design
Representing a seamless mix of the outdated and the brand new, the museum integrates the erstwhile Teen Murti Bhawan designated as Block I with the newly constructed constructing designated as Block II. The whole space of the 2 blocks is over 15,600 sq. metres, the PMO stated.
The design of the museum constructing is impressed by the story of rising India, formed and moulded by the arms of its leaders.
The design incorporates sustainable and vitality conservation practices. The Prime Minister’s workplace additionally stated that through the building of the museum no tree was felled or transplanted through the course of labor on the challenge. The emblem of the museum represents the arms of the individuals of India holding the Dharma Chakra symbolizing the nation and democracy, it stated.
Info for the museum was collected by means of sources and repositories with establishments resembling Prasar Bharati, Doordarshan, Movies Division, Sansad TV, Ministry of Defence, and media homes (Indian and overseas), and overseas information businesses amongst others.
Applicable use of archives, some private gadgets, items and memorabilia, speeches of prime ministers and anecdotal illustration of ideologies and completely different points of their lives have been mirrored in a thematic format.
Together with correct info collected from genuine sources and the museum has employed cutting-edge technology-based interfaces to embody heterogeneity in content material and frequent rotation of the show.
Holograms, digital actuality, augmented actuality, multi-touch, multimedia, interactive kiosks, computerized kinetic sculptures, smartphone purposes, interactive screens and experiential installations allow the exhibition content material to change into extremely interactive and interesting.
There are a complete of 43 galleries. Ranging from shows on freedom battle and the framing of the Structure, the museum goes on to inform the story of how our prime ministers navigated the nation by means of numerous challenges and ensured the all-round progress of the nation.