Light a Candle for Justice

Smriti Upavan - Memorial. Candlelight Vigil.

Join the Uphaar Victims in their fight for Justice.

To commemorate the 10th death anniversary of the 59 lives lost in the Uphaar fire the Association of the Victims of Uphaar tragedy (AVUT) is organizing a ten day vigil /campaign for justice. We will start the campaign on 3rd June 2007 at Smriti Upavan (Memorial dedicated to the victims) situated opposite Uphaar cinema, Green Park, New Delhi, at 6 pm. This vigil/campaign will continue everyday from 6 to 8 pm till 12th June 2007. Come and light a candle and show that you care. Continue reading

Remember Uphaar

Smriti Upavan


A memorial dedicated in the memory of those who lost their precious lives in the Uphaar Fire Tragedy, Green Park, New Delhi.

On 13th June 1997, twenty eight families in Delhi were struck by tragedy. Fifty-nine precious lives that were an integral part of their homes were cruelly snuffed out in an unnecessary man-made fire at the Uphaar cinema in New Delhi. Continue reading