PM Narendra Modi inaugurated ‘Kartavya Path’ and unveiled a statue of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose at India Gate. On September 8, 7:00 pm, Modi inaugurated the statue, symbolising a shift from erstwhile Rajpath being an icon of power to Kartavya Path being an example of public ownership and empowerment. Moreover, Central Vista Avenue is aiming for new infrastructure with basic facilities, which were lacking in the past years.
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PM Modi is scheduled to unveil the new ‘Kartavya Path’, a title given to the refurbished Central Vista Avenue, on September 8. Kartavya Path stretches from Rashtrapathi Bhavan to India Gate, and regularly witnesses several key events, including the Republic Day parade. The inauguration ceremony will begin at 7pm, and PM Modi is also scheduled to unveil a 28 feet grand statue of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose near India Gate.
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PM Modi will unveil grand statue of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose near India Gate in Delhi. On September 8. The statue stands at 28 feet tall, and is made from jet black granite. The statue reportedly weighs 65 MT, which has been skilfully carved from a monolithic block of granite weighing 280 MT. Reportedly, the statue is hand sculpted using traditional methods.
On the 125th birth anniversary of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose, on January 23, PM Narendra Modi will unveil a statue. During a ceremony at India Gate, PM Modi will unveil a hologram statue of the freedom fighter. He said, the statue will be indebtedness of India to him. "I am glad to share that his grand statue, made of granite will be installed at India Gate," said PM Modi.
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Celebrating National Navy Day, the Western Naval Command unfurled the world's largest national flag at the Naval Dockyard in Mumbai on December 4. It also overlooked Mumbai's iconic Gateway of India. The flag was made of Khadi by the Khadi and Village Industries. Reportedly, the flag measured 225 feet in length, 150 feet in width and weighed around 1,400 kg.
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Ahead of Republic Day parade rehearsals, Delhi Traffic Police issued an advisory on January 16 regarding traffic restrictions. The rehearsals are scheduled to take place from January 17-21 from Vijay Chowk up to 'C' Hexagon crossing near Rajpath, India Gate. Closing entries to Rajpath from Vijay Chowk and India Gate, the traffic will be restricted at Rafi Marg, Janpath and Man Singh road from 9 AM-12 PM on aforementioned days.
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The protest that was earlier scheduled at India Gate, shifted to Jantar Mantar and hundreds of protestors gathered there on October 2 to demand action against the Hathras culprits. CPI(M) leader Sitaram Yechuri also joined the protest, which was organised by Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azad. "Our demand is that justice should be served," Yechuri said. Reportedly, Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal will also be joining the protest.
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