Ins Khukri Memorial, Diu
Ins Khukri Memorial, Diu - Address
Address: I.N.S. Khukery, Way to INS Khukery, Daman and Diu 362520, India
Time Required: 00:30 Mins
Timings: 24-hrs Details
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About Ins Khukri Memorial, Diu
Just south of Charkratirth Beach, on an overlook over the sea, is a simple and understated memorial. In the 1971 war between India and Pakistan, torpedoes fired by Pakistani submarine sank frigate INS Khukri. The . Captain Mahendra Nath Mulla Mahavir Chakra refused to abandon ship. He, 18 officers and a crew of 176 sailors went down with it. The memorial briefly tells their story, and lists the names of those who perished in the tragedy. Right next to the memorial is an open airamphitheatre. The memorial is a favorite place from where to catch sunrises and sunsets.
How To reach Ins Khukri Memorial by Public Transport
- Drive to here or take a taxi.
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What a lovely place, just feel the calmness of the island Diu. U will love this place, have fun with your friends and family. The nearby beach looks so beautiful. The Arabian Sea looks perfect and the sun set point is awesome.
Diu has always been our favourite holiday destination when we are looking for quick weekend getaways! Good beaches, good people. Lots of fun.
Very good place a must visit when in Diu. It's a war memorial of INS khukri. Apart from memorial near by beach is clean and beautiful. View from here is also amazing and mesmerizing. Very good place to sit and relax.
Nice and quite place . Great Sea view. And you will get to know great act of bravery of Indian Naval officers on INS KHUKRI
It's a wonderful place. Renovation going on now. Awsome view of sea and picturesque surrounding. Must visit