Statue Of Unity – A statue depicting Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel.

 

 

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World’s tallest statue is going to be built in INDIA.

Here are some highlights:

This 182 meters tall Statue depicting Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel,
spread in 20,000 sq.meter of project area, will be surrounded by an
enormous man-made lake spread across 12 sq km area.

The total cost of the project was estimated to be  INR2063 Crores by the government.

The mega construction company L&T bagged the contract this month for a lowest bid of INR2989 Crores for the design, construction and maintenance.

More than 60,000 tonnes of steel will be used in construction of the entire structure. Construction to be complete in 4 years.

In and around the Statue, there will be:

– World’s best Exhibition narrating the story of Indian National Movement, the unification of India and Sardar’s contribution.

– Memorial Garden

– Bridge connecting Sadhu Island with the mainland

– Memorial and Visitors Center

– Improved Roadway between the Statue and Kevadia

– Parking and Transport Site

– Hotel and Convention Center

 

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