No one has copyright over Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel: PM Modi

"I am BJP and Sardar Patel was from Congress, but I still follow his ideology and beliefs which is from no part," said PM Modi

By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi | Updated: October 31, 2016 7:49 pm
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Addressing the crowds gathered to observe the 141st birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel at the National Science centre at Pragat Maidan, PM Narendra Modi remarked upon how he follows the ideology of Sardar Patel despite the latter being from the Congress party.

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“I am BJP and Sardar Patel was from Congress, but I still follow his ideology and beliefs which is from no part,” said PM Modi adding further that “no one has copyright over Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel”.

Speaking about the contributions made my Sardar Patel for the sake of the nation, Modi said, “The concept of women reservation was first introduced by Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel but his proposal was thrown in garbage back then.”

The birth anniversary of Sardar Patel is being celebrated with “integration of India” as the theme. One of the founding fathers of the Indian Republic, Sardar Patel had played a key role in the successful integration of all the princely states within the Indian union.

In his address on Monday, Modi spoke about the need for national unity in India. “Imagine what kind of power Sardar Patel held that rulers agreed for integration during independence on his call.”

He added further that “we feel proud when our children speak fluent Spanish or French, but why can’t we learn our regional languages like Tamil or Odiya.”

“We see states getting in agreement with foreign countries for developmental projects, why can’t we do the same within the country? Why can’t states within the country get into an agreement with each other and help in development of the country? We have taken ‘unity’ for granted, anti-social elements have taken this as an opportunity to sow seeds for divide,” said Modi.

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    Chander Pal
    Oct 31, 2016 at 1:32 pm
    We got Kashmir and Hindi Chini Bhai Bhai (and their bye products) from Nehru. Sardar Patel got us hydrabad, junagarh and a united India map. Still the successive governments sidelined not only Sardar but other towering personalities like Neta ji, JP, Bhagat Singh to name a few.
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      Subbu.I
      Oct 31, 2016 at 1:33 pm
      THE COPY RIGHT IS PURCHASED BY NALAYAK N MODI NOW WITH ALL FARE PROMISES.JUST BY SAYING YOU ARE FOLLOWING A GREAT CONGRESS MAN YOU CAN NOT BECOME GREAT.ALL YOUR SARDAR I IS FOR PATEL VOTES. ONLY. Yeh public hai bai public hai. Hum sab janthe hai public hai!
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        SubbuI
        Oct 31, 2016 at 6:04 pm
        THEY FIRST REDICULED ADHAAR AND SHELESSLY IMPLEMENTED. THIS FRAUD NALAYAK NMODI DID SAME WITH MNREGA HE REDICULED THE SCHHEME IN PARLIMENT AND THEN IMPLEMENTED IT.THESE SHAMLESS NALAYAK NMODI WILL SCOOP TO ANY LOW TO KEEP HIS CHAIR
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          SubbuI
          Oct 31, 2016 at 1:35 pm
          Typos in my below commentlt;br/gt;FAKEPROMISES not FARE PROMISES
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            SubbuI
            Oct 31, 2016 at 5:39 pm
            EXELLENT REPORT MENON SAAB- WE ALL WILL EXPOSE THIS FRAUD NALAYAK NMODI
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              Indian
              Oct 31, 2016 at 11:30 pm
              121 people were hanged by the British who were fighting for freedom of this country 93 of these were Sikhs alone less than 2% of the entire potion. In free India 32 years ago in next 72 10000 Sikhs were killed many got wounded many women got raped an organised genocide by rajiv hi and his goons. No justice only 400 were arrested 40 got convicted. Can 40 people do this and that is to the sardaars. Truth will come out what was indra hi upto to be deserved to get shot by her own trusted bodyguards?. Maybe after we say goodbye to hi parivaar raj.
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                Citizen
                Oct 31, 2016 at 3:58 pm
                feku sucking it dry....
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                  Faust
                  Oct 31, 2016 at 2:51 pm
                  Patent of vikas or development expired . Now he is looking other patents for fooling people.
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