#Statue Of Unity

.Kevadia, Gujarat, India
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday flagged off eight trains that will connect the Statue of Unity in Gujarat's Kevadia with different parts of the country on Sunday. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@ANI)

  • "This connectivity will be beneficial for tourists coming to see the Statue of Unity": PM Modi
  • "It will bring new opportunities for job and self-employment," PM Modi said
  • The eight trains will connect Kevadia to Varanasi, Dadar, Ahmedabad, Hazrat Nizamuddin, Rewa, Chennai and Pratapnagar

.Kevadia, Gujarat, India
The town of Kevadia, where the Statue of Unity is erected, is located between the Satpura and Vindhyachal ranges. (Photo: PTI)

  • Gujarat's Kevadia, where the Statue of Unity is located, had 13,000 tourists visiting it before the pandemic
  • The Statue of Liberty had 10,000 visitors last month
  • The spot has been hailed by officials as the destination for an entire family

.Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
Modi also said that under his administration the country was ‘establishing new dimensions of unity.’ (Photo Credit: ANI)

  • A sea plane service was launched between Kevadia and Sabarmati
  • Modi visited Gujarat to witness 'Rashtriya Ekta Diwas'
  • Modi and Shah paid tribute to Sardar Vallabhai Patel