Safdarjung Tomb gets 'architectural illumination'

Delhi's evenings got a bit more attractive with the 'architectural illumination' of the historic Safdarjung Tomb on Friday.

Culture Minister Prahlad Singh Patel and New Delhi MP Meenakshi Lekhi inaugurated the architectural illumination that aims to enhance tourist experience.

Patel said the 'new innovative form' will help promote India's cultural heritage on world map.

Qutub Minar and Tughlaqabad Fort are also expected to be upgraded.

The arches and minarets of the 18-century Mughal-era monument, the Safdarjung Tomb, will now stand awashed in the light of 213 'technologically advanced LEDs'.

The tomb will be illuminated from 7:00 PM to 11:00 PM daily