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Cellular Jail National Monument

Atlanta Point, Port Blair, Andaman and Nicobar Islands 744102, India

Monument
Museum
Prison

Also known as Kālā Pānī (Hindi for black waters), was a colonial prison in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands. The prison was used by the British especially to exile political prisoners to the remote archipelago. Many notable independence activists such as Veer Savarkar, Batukeshwar Dutt, Yogendra Shukla among others, were imprisoned here during the struggle for India's independence.

Location of Cellular Jail National Monument