Statue of Unity finds place in ‘8 Wonders of SCO’

News:The Statue of Unity has been included in the 8 wonders of Shanghai Cooperation Organization(SCO). Facts: About 8 Wonders of SCO:The Eight Wonders of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization(SCO) project embraces eight unique archeological and historical monuments of the SCO member states.These eight sites are: Statue of Unity in India  Daming Palace in China  Navruz Palace… Continue reading Statue of Unity finds place in ‘8 Wonders of SCO’

Statue of Unity set to host Narendra Modi’s event

News:The Statue of Unity will be hosting a set of events till October 31 which is Sardar Patel’s birth anniversary. Facts: About the programme: The programmes are planned by the Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT). It will include all probationer IAS, IPS, IFS and IRS office officers, top secretaries of the Government of India,… Continue reading Statue of Unity set to host Narendra Modi’s event

Statue of Unity shortlisted for UK-based structural award

The Statue of Unity has been shortlisted for ‘The Structural Awards 2019’. The award is presented by the UK-based Institution of Structural Engineers (IStructE). The Statue of Unity is a memorial to Sardar Vallabhai Patel. It was inaugurated on 31st October 2018 in commemoration to Sardar Patel on his 143rd birth anniversary. It is situated… Continue reading Statue of Unity shortlisted for UK-based structural award

The unifier of modern India

The unifier of modern India News: The Statue of Unity has been inaugurated in Surat in commemoration to the “Iron Man of India” Sardar Vallabhai Patel on his 143rd birth anniversary. Important Facts: Sardar Patel served as the first home minister of independent India. He is credited with integrating the more than 500 disparate princely… Continue reading The unifier of modern India