Latest from sardar patel
“The average daily tourist footfall at present is 12,369 as against 10,194 during the pre-Covid period, marking a jump of 21%,” said a Union government official familiar the matter, requesting anonymity.
To mark his significance during the independence struggle and his contributions to independent India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the Statue of Unity, a colossal statue of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel on October 31, 2018.
Byhindustantimes.com | Written by Amit Chaturvedi, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
In the viral video, Siddaramaiah told DK Shivakumar that there was no portrait of Sardar Patel. "We never keep Patel's picture on the day," Shivakumar said.
Byhindustantimes.com | Written by Poulomi Ghosh
Vallabhbhai Patel was dubbed “Sardar” (chief) for his leadership skills in leading the country through the struggle for independence and beyond, and most notably during the integration of the princely states and the India-Pakistan War of 1947.
Former PDP leader Tariq Hameed Karra, who joined the Congress in 2017, made these remarks, BJP spokesperson Sambit Patra said, citing a media report.