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‘Why BJP has not built bigger statue for Mahatma Gandhi,’ asks Tharoor

Tharoor alleged that BJP was 'hijacking' legacy of freedom fighters as they have no leaders of their own in history to celebrate.

31 Oct 2018 7:36 PM

If not for Sardar Patel, ‘shiv bhakts’ would need visa for Somnath temple: PM

PM Modi also slammed those criticising government's move to build the statue of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel.

31 Oct 2018 4:45 PM

The statue as grand as the stature: Facts about Statue of Unity

A campaign called 'Loha' was launched to collect iron from all over the country to build the statue of Sardar Patel.

31 Oct 2018 12:11 PM

PM Modi unveils Sardar Patel's Statue of Unity, world's tallest at 182 metre

The statue is twice the height of Statue of Liberty and is built near the Sardar Sarovar Dam. 

31 Oct 2018 8:21 AM

'You are not welcome here': On Statue of Unity, villagers pen open letter to PM

Local tribal leaders have also announced a boycott of the function citing destruction of natural resources due to the memorial.

30 Oct 2018 4:30 PM