Sardar Patel statue ready for inauguration on Oct 31: Gujarat CM
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Sardar Patel statue ready for inauguration on Oct 31: Gujarat CM

New Delhi, Sep 9: The 'Statue of Unity' dedicated to the great leader and country's first Home Minuster Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel is ready to be unveiled in a befitting manner, Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani said here on Sunday.

"The statue is ready for inauguration on October 31....Over the decades the Sardar Patel's leadership and contribution in the making of India was kept hidden from the world," Mr Rupani told reporters here on the sidelines of the two-day BJP National Executive meet.

The statue is located facing the Narmada Dam about 3.2 km away on the river island Sadhu Bet near Vadodara in Gujarat. (UNI)