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Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel statue


Divya Spandana posts controversial comment with PM pic, BJP calls it 'arrogance'

November 02, 2018 7:40 am

Spandana tweeted a picture of Modi standing next to Sardar Patel's 182-metre-tall statue in Gujarat, which was unveiled on Wednesday, with the comment: "Is that bird dropping?"

To boost tourism, Gujarat asks states to build bhavans near Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel statue

October 13, 2018 8:49 am

Sardar Sarovar Narmada Nigam Limited officials said land has been finalised about 4 km from the statue for states to construct guesthouses and canteens - on the lines of different state bhavans in New Delhi.

Statue of Unity: Geological survey of site under way, construction to start soon

February 04, 2015 3:55 am

After a detailed report of the geological survey, the work on laying the foundation for the monument will commence.

Shivaji statue project cost zooms 30% in two months

July 22, 2014 8:07 am

As per latest tender documents, the memorial will now cost Rs 1,900 crore.

Work on Modi’s pet project yet to begin, but Rs 27.6 cr already spent

July 19, 2014 3:50 am

Recently, infrastructure major, L&T Limited, won the bid to construct and maintain the statue for Rs 2,980 crore.

BJP's iron collection fails to meet deadline in 28 districts

February 19, 2014 10:20 am

BJP blames the dereliction of its party workers for such a huge shortfall in iron collection from 28 districts.

JD(U) will regret parting ways with BJP, says Arun Jaitley

February 08, 2014 8:04 pm

The general elections will prove whether Congress has more votes or hoardings, Jaitley said.

Statue vs statue: Maharashtra Shivaji taller than Gujarat Patel

January 21, 2014 2:02 am

Earlier design proposed a height of 98 metres, the new plans could make the Shivaji statue the tallest in the world at 190 metres.

No political motive behind statue of Patel: Gujarat minister

January 10, 2014 1:28 pm

BJP delegation is in Kerala for doing the ground work for 'run for unity' to be organised on December 15.

12 Gujarat officers in UP to promote Modi's Run for Unity

December 03, 2013 3:46 am

Run for Unity’ is being organised by a trust formed under chairmanship of Modi.


The World's Tallest Statue - Statue of Unity is now open

October 30, 2018 6:50 pm

The Statue of Unity will be inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on October 31, 2018. Here are some interesting facts about world's tallest statue located at the Sardar Sarovar Dam on Narmada river in Gujarat.