Modi will inaugurate Sardardham Bhavan on Saturday
On Saturday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will virtually inaugurate the Sardardham Bhavan built by the Patidar community in Ahmedabad. He will also perform the inauguration ceremony of the second phase of the project.
Construction of the first phase of Sardardham Bhavan in Ahmedabad, built on an area of 11,672 square feet near Vaishnodevi circle in the Ahmedabad-Gandhinagar border area, was completed at an estimated cost of Rs 200 crore. The Bhavan building was developed by the Vishwa Patidar Samaj (VPS) with an emphasis on the social, educational and economic development of the country.
Sardardham Ahmedabad has residential facilities for 1,600 students / aspirants, electronic library with 1,000 computer systems, library, high-tech classrooms, gymnasium, auditoriums, halls multi-purpose, a nursing home with 50 luxury rooms as well as other facilities for companies and political agglomerations.
A 50-foot-tall bronze statue of Indian Ironman Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel was installed in front of the building.
The Prime Minister will also organize the “Bhumi pujan” ceremony for the girls’ hostel (Kanya Chhatralay) as part of phase 2 of the Sardardham project, which is intended to house around 2,500 female students, also built at the cost of another. Rs 200 crore.
Spread over 7.19 lakh square feet, the state-of-the-art Sardardhan Bhavan houses separate hostels for 800 boys and 800 girls. It has a library with a capacity of 1000 students, an auditorium with 450 seats, two multipurpose rooms with a capacity of 1000 people each, indoor games and other equipment. It also houses a gymnasium and a student care unit.
“A youth hostel that will accommodate 2,500 students would be built at a cost of Rs 200 crore as part of the second phase of the Sardardham project,” said Gagaji Sutariya, president of Sardardham.
“Sardardham’s initiatives are aimed at the overall development of the country, and we are fortunate that Prime Minister Narendra Modi is carrying out the inauguration as well as the inauguration ceremony of the two projects,” added Sutariya.
Chief Minister of Gujarat Vijay Rupani, Deputy Chief Minister Nitin Patel and Union Ministers Mansukh Mandaviya and Purushottam Rupala, as well as donors and administrators of Sardardham will be present on the occasion.
Besides the building in Ahmedabad, VPS has also started the construction of regional Sardardham centers in Vadodara and Bhavnagar and plans are underway to build other advanced institutes in Surat, Rajkot, Mehsana and Navi Mumbai in the near future.