Announcing Winners for Stage 1 of Global Design Competition for National War Memorial
MyGov India, on behalf of the Ministry of Defence, hosted the Global Design competition for the National War Memorial, which aimed at arriving at a fitting design to honour the memory of the soldiers and their numerous sacrifices towards the nation. Being a tribute to the brave a combination of architectural aesthetics and public sentiment was sought. The selected site lies within the C-Hexagon of New Delhi in close proximity to the India Gate and Chhatri.
The contest consists of two stages. A Jury Meeting was held from 31 October – 01 November 2016 to shortlist 09 entries for the Stage 2 of the competition. The following are the 09 entries shortlisted, in no order of merit.
- Team Name: Rajiv Narain and Partners
- Team Name: Virender Sharma and Associates
Pieter De Kock
- Team Name: Anagram Architects
- Team Name: CIVIL CONSULTANTS
Avdhesh Ratan Singh
- Team Name: The Strongest Infinity
- Yogesh Chandrahasan
8. Team Name: Sainik Samarak
9. Team Name: EDA Bangalore