Some 3,000 laborers and 300 engineers are sweating and slaving to complete the world’s tallest statue in India by October 25, just in time for its inauguration by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on October 31, only a few months ahead of the crucial general elections next year.
Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel was known for his iron will and indomitable courage. (Supplied)
Statue of Unity will be a big draw for tourists. (Supplied)
The Statue of Unity overlooks gigantic Sardar Sarovar dam, 3 km away. (Supplied)
Arjun Modhwadia says that Modi and his party do not follow the Iron Man’s thoughts. (Supplied)