- October 27, 2022
- Posted by: OptimizeIAS Team
- Category: DPN Topics
- Rajasthan Chief Minister has sought the declaration of the memorial for tribals as a monument of national importance.
- Mangarh Dham is known for the massacre of tribals by the British Indian Army in 1913.
- It is located in the district on the Gujarat-Rajasthan border, a region with a large tribal population.
- Social reformer Govind Guru led the gathering of tribals and forest dwellers in 1913 in Mangarh against the British Raj.
- Monuments and protected areas declared as of national importance under sections 3 and 4 under the Ancient Monuments and Archaeological Sites and Remains (Amendment and Validation) Act, 2010.