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Photo exhibition to honour Sardar Patel organised in China

The Photos Offered A Rare Glimpse Into Many Key Moments Such As The Bardoli Satyagraha And The Arzi Hukumat Campaign.

PTI | Updated on: 01 Nov 2016, 07:42:39 PM
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A photo exhibition on Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel took place in China’s capital Beijing to commemorate his 141st birth anniversary.

The exhibition of Sardar Patel's historical photographs took place on Monday in the Indian Embassy which showcased the important role he played in India's struggle for freedom and in nation-building in the early years of Independence, a press release issued by the Embassy said.

The photos offered a rare glimpse into many key moments such as the Bardoli Satyagraha and the Arzi Hukumat campaign.

"The movie "Sardar" portrayed Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel's indispensable contribution to the making of modern India, particularly during the many crucial moments in the lead up to the achievement of Independence and the integration of the princely states," the release said.

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First Published : 01 Nov 2016, 07:33:00 PM

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