Army Chief General Dalbir Singh Suhag and Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje on Thursday night inaugurated a "Walk Through War Museum" at Amar Jawan Jyoti, the entrance gate of SMS stadium. Built by the Jaipur Development Authority at a cost of Rs 12 crore, the museum glorifies the stories of soldiers, who fought battles and won them for the country. The museum also displays ammunition and artillery soldiers used during different wars.
Army Chief General Dalbir Singh Suhag, who had especially arrived for the inauguration ceremony, himself praised JDA and the government for this museum depicting the 3 important wars fought by Indian soldiers, including the much talked about Kargil War and the wars of 1965 and 1971 against Pakistan. Rajasthan, historically associated with valour, has produced soldiers who fought important battles, including Kargil and wars of 1965 and 1971 against Pakistan.