Dirang Fort West Kameng Arunachal Pradesh


The Dirang Fort West Kameng  Arunchal Pradeshat Dirang is an important historical monument for the Monpas of Dirang circle. The 17th century fort represented the authority of the King / Chief and also acted as an important centre of public administration.Dirang Fort  was also the centre of military and judicial activities concerning the entire population within his jurisdiction. 
Dirang Fort West Kameng Arunachal Pradesh
Dirang fort was built at Dirang in 1831. It is strategically located and is a four storied fortified building in which the entire village could take refuge at the time of war. It is the only one of its kind in the entire area.The two-storied fort was built out of huge stone slabs and wooden logs. The wooden gate leading to the fort is decorated with local architectural designs. Realizing the importance of the monument recently the archeological department of the state has initiated moves to renovate the fort and also to declare it as a national monument.

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