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Vidhana Soudha Bangalore

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Vidhana Soudha Bangalore The magnificent building of Vidhana Soudha stands as a primary attraction in Bangalore that every traveler to the city loves to explore. This building is the administrative center of Karnataka; you may not get access to enter this building. However, you can admire this beautiful structure from outside and take home some good collection of photographs. Vidhana Soudha Bangalore This iconic building dates back to 13th July 1951 when Chief Minister K.C. Reddy and the then Prime Minister of India, Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru laid the foundation stone.  However, Kengal Hanumanthaiah was the man behind the conception and construction of Vidhana Soudha. He took great interest in its design. He wanted not only an Indian building but one characteristic of the region. B.R. Manickam worked as a chief architect in the construction of Vidhana Soudha. He was a Civil Engineer and a Town Planner. Hanumanthaiah Rao Naidu, a graduate from London’s Architectural Association, assisted

HAL Tejas Fighter Jet at Minsk Square Bangalore

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HAL Tejas Fighter Jet at Minsk Square Bangalore  If you are exploring Bengaluru, you may consider spending some time near the HAL Tejas Fighter Jet at Minsk Square. It is a great spot for a selfie in front of an Indian made fighter jet.  HAL Tejas Fighter Jet (Replica) Where is Minsk Square? Minsk Square is located right in the city center, in front of Cubbon Park Gate No# 2. You may wish to click on the embedded map at the end of this post to navigate using Google Maps on your phone.  The Tejas Fighter Plane The Tejas Aircraft is “made in India” single-engine fourth-generation fighter jet developed by Aeronautical Development Agency and Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) for Indian Air Force and Indian Navy. It is the smallest, lightweight, multi-role single-engine tactical fighter.  The then Prime Minister of India Atal Bihari Vajpayee gave the name “Tejas” to this light combat aircraft. Yes, it is the lightest combat aircraft in the world with a very good weapon delivery.  The Teja