Erection date: 26/1/1996
This street was renamed India Place on Republic Day, 26 January 1996, by the Right Worshipful, the Lord Mayor of Westminster, Councillor Alan Bradley, in the presence of His Excellency the High Commissioner for India, Dr. L.M. Singhvi
On 26 January 1950 the Constitution of India came into force and India declared itself a Republic.
Site: India Place named (1 memorial)
WC2, India Place, India House
That brightly coloured lump just below the plaque is one of a few hundred elephants that have recently invaded central London (2010).