Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is celebrating his 69th birthday today, visited the Jungle Safari Tourist Park in Kevadiya in Gujarat’s Narmada district. PM Narendra Modi also visited the ‘Statue of Unity’ this morning and shared a video of the sculpture, touted as the tallest in the world.
The ‘Statue of Unity’, dedicated to Independent India’s first Home Minister Sardar Vallabhabhi Patel, was inaugurated by the PM Modi on Patel’s birth anniversary on October 31 last year.
“Have a look at the majestic ‘Statue of Unity’, India’s tribute to the great Sardar Patel,” PM Modi tweeted, along with a video. He also visited Khalvani Eco-Tourism site and Jungle Safari Tourist Park in Kevadiya.
Later today, PM Modi will take part in the ‘Namami Narmada’ festival being celebrated by the Gujarat government to mark the filling up of the Sardar Sarovar Dam on Narmada river to its full reservoir level of 138.68 metres.