Lucknow: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday asserted that his authorities was attempting to rectify the errors of the earlier governments which didn’t honour deserving warriors and leaders as he laid the inspiration stone for a statue of warrior Maharaja Suheldev of Shravasti in Uttar Pradesh’s Bahraich.
He additionally unveiled, by video conferencing, programmes for the beautification of Shravasti, Chittora Lake and Bahraich.
Talking on the event, he accused earlier governments of not honouring deserving leaders like Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose, Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel and B R Ambedkar. “It’s unlucky that deserving leaders weren’t given the place of satisfaction they deserved,” Modi mentioned, including his authorities was attempting to rectify the errors of the previous governments.
The tasks, which embody the development of a 4.20-metre excessive equestrian statue of the warrior king Suheldev, can even deal with the event of varied vacationer facilities together with a cafeteria, visitor home and a kids’s park.
In addition to the tasks, Modi inaugurated a medical faculty in Bahraich named after Suheldev. He additionally lauded the efforts of the Uttar Pradesh authorities in tackling the coronavirus pandemic and main the state on the trail of improvement.
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath attended the occasion.
King Suheldev, an icon of the Rajbhar neighborhood, had defeated and killed the Ghaznavid basic Ghazi Saiyyad Salar Masud in a battle on the banks of the Chittora lake in Bahraich in 1033.