October 31, 2016 marks the 141st birth anniversary of sardar vallabhai patel who is one of the founding fathers of republic of india he was called the iron man and was the first home minister of the country he had the tough task of unifying the 550 odd princely states into one homogenous country. He sardar vallabhbhai patel national memorial is a museum and exhibition centre dedicated to sardar vallabhbhai patel at moti shahi mahal, located in shahibaug, ahmedabad, gujarat, near civil hospital, ahmedabad moti shahi mahal was constructed by the mughal emperor shahjahan between 1618. The rashtriya ekta diwas will be celebrated on 31st october, 2017 the day commemorates the birth anniversary of sardar vallabhbhai patel, the iron man of india this occasion provides an opportunity to its citizens to re-affirm their pledge towards being the inherent strength from within to withstand the. Character and contribution ofsardar patel” sardar vallabhbhai patel the iron- man of india was born on 31st october, 1875, in a small. Vallabhbhai jhaverbhai patel (31 october 1875 – 15 december 1950), popularly known as sardar patel, was the 1st deputy prime minister of india he was an indian barrister and statesman, a senior leader of the indian national congress and a founding father of the republic of india who played a leading role in the. National unity day (also known as rashtriya ekta diwas) is celebrated every year on 31st of october by the people all through india it is celebrated to commemorate sardar vallabhbhai patel is also known as the iron man of india who worked hard to make india an united india (ek bharat) he also requested the people.
During his childhood, there were many incidents that made him earn the reputation of a strong man once he developed a boil in his armpit and during those days in his village, the people used to go to a man who can treat this this man used to heat an iron rod and put in the boil area and that is how he used to treat boil. Sardar vallabhbhai patel, the first home minister of free india, was born in 21st october, 1857 in a gujarati family because of his strong will- power and the capacity to take firm decision, he was known as the 'iron man of india' after his schooling, he proceeded to england for higher studies there he. Sardar vallabhbhai patel, popularly known as 'the iron man of india', was a great freedom activist and leader of the indian national congress let's have a look at his childhood, family life & achievements.
Sardar vallabhbhai patel played a decisive role in the constituent assembly and remained the moving spirit behind some of the landmark provisions of indian the iron man so dominated the assembly that the constitution which emerged from it bore his stamp and could be aptly called the patel constitution, says dr p m. The central board of secondary education (cbse) announced expression series to commemorate the birth anniversary of india's iron man- sardar vallabhbhai patel on october 31 the cbse has decided to remember the contributions of sardar patel for his contributions as a leader who unified the whole.
Since then, he came to be called sardar patel his elder brother, mr vithalbhai patel, was the president of the indian legislative assembly he was jailed several times in connection with the freedom movement he was the right hand man of mahatma gandhi and his most trusted lieutenant it was patel. Erbil to celebrate the birth anniversary of sardar vallabhbhai patel, the consulate general of india in erbil would be organizing an essay competition, details of which are as under: topic : iron man - sardar vallabbhai patel date of submission : 31 october 2017 the participants are requested to send their essays at. Sardar vallabhbhai patel is popularly known as a 'man of steel' and 'iron man of india' because of his great deeds and contributions to the indian freedom.
Vallabhbhai patel 1875-1950 vallabhbhai jhaverbhai patel, india's strong man , popularly called sardar patel, was known for his iron will and indomitable courage he became an unrivalled peasant leader and successfully led the famous bardoli satyagraha the foremost captain of our forces of consolidation, within two. I have compressed a 540-page book into a forty three-page essay so it is not possible to cover every event and all issues in detail election of dr r prasad as president of india, sp's views of tibet and china, developments in kashmir, election of purshottam tandon as congress president and a tribute to the iron man. Cover story: the iron man of india: sardar vallabhbhai patel sardar vallabhbhai patel was a barrister, a statesman, one of the leaders of the indian national congress and one of the founding fathers of the republic of india he was a social leader who played a leading role in the country's struggle for independence.