Tallest Gandhi statue to be installed at Patna

Bihar goverment will install tallest statue of Mahatma Gandhi at the Gandhi Maidan in Patna by the year-end.

Updated: Aug 06, 2012, 00:01 AM IST

Patna: Bihar goverment will install tallest statue of Mahatma Gandhi at the Gandhi Maidan here by the year-end.

The bronze statue of 40 feet height will be installed after construction of a 24-feet pedestal, Building Construction Minister Damodar Raut said on Sunday.

Renowned Delhi-based sculptor Ram Sutar`s firm was awarded a Rs 40-crore contract for the statue last year, he said.
PTI