Subscribe Us

Gujarat: Cost of Statue of Unity may touch Rs 3,000 crore

 The Times of India reports: GANDHINAGAR: Statue of Unity, expected to be the world’s tallest statue, will cost around Rs 3,000 crore. The statue being build in the state in the memory of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel will be inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on October 31, to mark Patel’s birth anniversary.

According to the records of Sardar Sarovar Narmada Nigam Ltd, the Government of India and the Gujarat government have so far spent Rs 2,134 crore on its construction.
According to sources, the cost may touch Rs 2,400 crore in the next few days. The Gujarat government has given Rs 600 crore to the L&T company as its 15-year maintenance cost. So, the total project cost will be around Rs 3,000 crore, the sources added.

Senior officers of the state government handling the project said, “Till now Rs 2,131.45 crore has been spent on the Statue of Unity project. Of that, Rs 1,412.27 crore has been received as contribution from the Centre. The state government and several state PSUs and even private corporate entities have also donated for the project. After settling the total payment, the construction cost may reach around Rs 2,400 crore. Rs.600 crore will be given to L&T for the maintenance for the next 15 years.”

The Gujarat government has planned to develop the surrounding of the Statue of Unity as a tourism hub. A five-star hotel is also under construction along with several other amenities.
To promote the Statue of Unity as a major tourism destination in the coming days, a tiger park and a crocodile park will also be developed in a phased manner.

Source : timesofindia

Post a Comment


  1. urgently in need of Female Eggs with the sum of $500,000.00,Email:
    Watsap: +91 8754313748

  2. My name is mrs ivy I live in United States
    and i am a happy man today? and i
    told my self that any lender that rescue my
    family from our poor situation, i will refer
    any person that is looking for loan to him,
    he gave me happiness to me and my family, i
    was in need of a loan o$250,000.00 to
    start my life all over as i am a single
    mother with 3 kids I met this honest and GOD
    fearing man loan lender that help me with a
    loan of $250,000.00 , he is a GOD
    fearing man, if you are in need of loan and
    you will pay back the loan please contact
    him tell him that is Mrs. ivy Roland that
    refer you to him. contact Mr frankroger
    Whats app



    Commercial Loans
    Personal Loans
    Business Loans
    Investments Loans
    Development Loans
    Acquisition Loans
    Construction loans
    Business Loans And many More:
    Call or add us on what's app +91-9818603391
    Contact Us At :
    Mr.Clem Alpha

  4. Do you need Finance? Are you looking for Finance? Are you looking for finance to enlarge your business? We help individuals and companies to obtain finance for business expanding and to setup a new business ranging any amount. Get finance at affordable interest rate of 3%, Do you need this finance for business and to clear your bills? Then send us an email now for more information contact us now via ( whats-App +918929509036 Dr James Eric Finance Pvt Ltd Thanks