The nation remembered Iron Man of India Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel on the occasion of his birthday 31st October. The country is obliged to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel for its political unity after the independence.
Today also on the verge of split of Andhra Pradesh and outcry in many other states of India for bifurcation, there is a need of someone like Sardar Vallabbahi to keep India from becoming fragments of many small states.
To honor the Iron Man of India, 182 m tall Statue of Unity of monument of Vallabhbhai Patel that will be created directly facing the Narmada Dam, 3.2 km away on the river island called Sadhu Bet of Narmada river, near Bharuch in Gujarat state of India. Narendra Modi has committed itself for it.
There are many book lover who loves to read about the many renowned political figures. The Man of Steel Sardar VallabBhai Patel is being one of them. Sadly no recent research has been done on him.
Anyways there are many books written on Sardar in the past. More latest and notable book were written by Ravindra Kumar and Balraj Krishna. They are good books to follow and gives deep insight about the philosophy and examines the extraordinary contribution of Sardar Patel in India’s struggle for freedom.
Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel by Balraj Krishna
Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel: Life, Work and Views by Dr. Ravindra Kumar