Prime Minister Narendra Modi flags off ‘Run for Unity’ on Rashtriya Ekta Diwas
Prime Minister, Narendra Modi on Monday flagged off ‘Run for Unity’ event at Dhyan Chand National Stadium on the occasion of 141st birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel.
The day is being celebrated as Rashtriya Ekta Diwas (National Unity Day).
Before flagging off the run, PM Modi offered floral tribute to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel at Patel Chowk in New Delhi.
Home Minister Rajnath Singh, Urban Development Minister Venkaiah Naidu and Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung were also present at the event.
Prime Minister Modi also released commemorative stamp and inaugurated digital exhibition of Sardar Patel in the programme. While addressing the gathering, the Prime Minister credited Sardar Patel for the united India.http://www.goinews.com/2016/10/31/prime-minister-narendra-modi-flags-off-run-unity-rashtriya-ekta-diwas/PMOIndia,Narendra Modi,Rashtriya Ekta Diwas,Run for Unity,Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel