Mr Modi will dedicate the statue on October 31, Wednesday. Facing the Narmada Dam, the statue is on a river island called Sadhu Bet near Rajpipla in Gujarat.
He said the nation is yet again geared up for ‘Run for Unity’.
Prime Minister urged people to participate in ‘Run for Unity’ in large number.
Mr Modi made mention about the sporting spirit and said the talent displayed by Indian para-athletes in Asian Para Games held in Jakarta is worth mentioning.
“Their spirit to overcome all adversaries is exemplary and inspiring. India created a new record in these games by winning 72 medals,” he said. (UNI)