PM unveils Sardar Patel’s Rs 2,900 Cr Statue of Unity
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has dedicated Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel’s ‘Statue of Unity’ to the Nation at Kevadia in Gujarat on Wednesday. The ‘Statue of Unity’ is the tallest in the world with 182 metres. The statue was dedicated to the nation as a tribute to freedom fighter Sardar Patel on the occasion of his 143rd birth anniversary. Air Force planes showered flowers on the statue during the inauguration. Later, the Prime Minister has performed bath to Patel’s statue with water brought from thirty rivers.