Dedicated to the soldiers of the Indian National Army, the INA Martyrs Memorial Complex in Moirang town is a must visit tourist attraction which holds a great significance in the history of India’s Freedom Struggle. The purpose behind the construction of the memorial was to pay tribute to the soldiers who sacrificed their lives for the nation. All the more, the bodies of the martyred soldiers are buried in the INA Memorial Complex. Stepping inside the complex, tourists will come across the collection of letters, badges of ranks, photographs and other war memorabilia which truly reminds anyone visiting the place about the noble sacrifices made by the INA soldiers. Also, the visitors can even witness the rare photographs of Netaji and the items used by Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose. Entering the complex, there are three large monuments. The first one comprises the replica of the INA War Memorial, the second one is a life-sized bronze statue of Subhas Chandra Bose and the third one is a stone structure built in the traditional Manipuri style. A visit to INA Memorial will take the tourists to know about the history and other things connected to it.
How to Reach?
When in Moirang, one can avail the public transport facility to make it to the INA Memorial.
Best time to Visit
The INA Memorial can be visited at any time if the year. Consider visiting between October and March when the weather is pleasant and favorable to explore the famous tourist attraction of Imphal.