Jan 17, 2021 04:21 PM IST
In his address after flagging off eight trains to Kevadia from across India via video conferencing, Modi said that with increased connectivity over a lakh people will visit Kevadia daily, as per a survey.
- Jan 15, 2021 07:41 PM IST
Modi will launch new broad-gauge line and the new station buildings of Dabhoi, Chandod and Kevadiya.
- Dec 02, 2020 05:04 PM IST
The money collected over one-and-a-half years by the Statue of Unity management was handed over to the a cash collection agency hired by a private bank in Vadodara. Some staffers of the agency allegedly did not deposit Rs 5,24,77,375 into the bank accounts of the Statue of Unity authorities.
- Nov 29, 2020 10:17 PM IST
The Statue of Unity, ideated by Prime Minister Modi himself, attracts more tourists than the Statue of Liberty in the United States, says Gujarat's Additional Chief Secretary Rajiv Gupta.
- Nov 05, 2020 03:02 PM IST
The service was suspended just after three days of its launch.
- Nov 05, 2020 11:19 AM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the service between the Statue of Unity and Sabarmati Riverfront in Ahmedabad on October 31.
- Nov 02, 2020 09:38 PM IST
Railway Board Chairman and CEO, V K Yadav said 100 percent land has been acquired for the Kevadia Rail Link project. The project envisaged gauge conversion between the Dabhoi-Chandod 18 km route and a new line of 32 km between Chandod and Kevadia.
- Nov 01, 2020 09:21 AM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on October 31 launched the seaplane service connecting Ahmedabad to the Statue of Unity in Kevadiya.
- Oct 30, 2020 04:23 PM IST
'Aarogya Van' (health forest) is spread over an area of about 17 acres, displaying a wide range of medicinal plants which play an important role in the well-being of human beings, said a release by the authorities.
- Oct 26, 2020 08:41 PM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will take the official inaugural flight in the newly arrived seaplane on October 31, the birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhai Patel. The ticket price per person will be Rs 4,800.
- Oct 14, 2020 10:10 PM IST
The 182-metre tall statue of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel will be reopened for visitors on the first day of Navratri, after remaining shut for almost seven months in view of the COVID-19 pandemic
- Apr 06, 2020 12:27 PM IST
Case filed against an unknown person in Gujarat for placing an online advertisement to "sell" the Statue of Unity for Rs 30,000 crore to meet the government's expenses for hospitals and medical infrastructure to fight the coronavirus outbreak.
- Jan 14, 2020 04:07 PM IST
PM Modi had inaugurated the Statue of Unity in October 2018 to mark Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel's 143rd birthday
- Dec 06, 2019 07:10 PM IST
The Statue of Unity is a statue of Vallabhbhai Patel, the first home minister of the country. With a height of 182 metres, it is the world's tallest statue.
- Oct 31, 2019 10:50 AM IST
PM Modi also called ‘unity in diversity’ as India’s pride and identity, and urged citizens to celebrate it
- Oct 22, 2019 08:17 PM IST
One of the activists, Pravinsinh Jadeja, claimed only private players benefited from the Statue of Unity project.
- Aug 22, 2019 08:43 PM IST
The 'Statue of Unity', the world's tallest statue, is a tribute to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, independent India's first home minister as well as deputy prime minister.
- Aug 18, 2019 04:30 PM IST
The zoo will be developed across 1,300 acres over seven levels and will have lions, tigers, leopards, 12 types of deer and antelopes, giraffes, zebras, rhinos, bisons, and other exotic animals.
- Aug 04, 2019 04:55 PM IST
It is among the 49 structures that will vie for the prestigious award, according to the institution's website.
- May 28, 2019 06:47 PM IST
The prestigious and internationally acclaimed award showcases the best international design in both current and future projects.
- Apr 22, 2019 02:52 PM IST
Living under the shadow of the 182-metre statue of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel near the Narmada dam, development dominates the concerns of the tribal population, comprising a majority in the Chhota Udaipur parliamentary constituency.
- Feb 22, 2019 05:13 PM IST
The train, which will be run under the government's Bharat Darshan scheme, will have a seven-night and eight-day tour package beginning March 4 from Chandigarh, it said.
- Jan 27, 2019 12:19 PM IST
As many 20 cages have been set up along the banks of the two ponds, officially known as Dyke 3 and 4, to trap the crocodiles.
- Jan 20, 2019 06:16 PM IST
M Venkaiah Naidu visited the 182-metre-tall statue in Kevadiya in Gujarat's Narmada district and said only a partial account of Patel's role and contributions in the freedom struggle was documented.
- Dec 15, 2018 01:37 PM IST
The railway station, proposed to be built at a cost of Rs 20 crore, is aimed at providing direct rail connectivity to tourists visiting the Statue of Unity.