Vallabhbhai Patel, popularly known as Sardar Patel, was an Indian politician. He served as the first Deputy Prime Minister of India.
The Government of India on Friday opened online nominations process for the Sardar Patel National Unity Award. This award is the highest civilian award in the field of contribution to the unity and integrity of India. The last date for the nominations is April 30, 2020.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday led the nation in paying tribute to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel on his 69th death anniversary, as the Twitterati remembered contribution of "Iron Man" of Indian polity.
In a veiled attack on BJP, Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel on Thursday said attempts were being made to rewrite history and show that there were divisions between some of the great leaders of the country.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday interacted with 430 officer trainees of the 94th Civil Services Foundation Course here.
Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rup on Thursday launched an attack on Congress interim President Sonia Gandhi and senior leader Rahul Gandhi for not paying tributes to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel on his 144th birth anniversary.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi was on Thursday presented with a memento in form of national police memorial replica, to mark and honour the sacrifice and contribution of the brave police personnel's of the country.
'Unity in diversity' is the pride and identity of India, said Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday during 144th birth anniversary celebrations of independent India's first Union Home Minister Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel.
In a veiled attack on India's first Prime Minister Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said that Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel had once said if he was dealing with the issue of Kashmir then he would have resolved it quickly.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday slammed Pakistan saying it is challenging the unity of India as it could not win in war.
Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Thursday said that Parliament fulfilled the "incomplete dream" of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel by revoking Article 370 and 35A from Jammu and Kashmir on August 5 as it had turned into a gateway for terror to enter.