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PM Inaugurates 216-Foot 'Statue Of Equality' In Hyderabad

NDTV | 05/02/2022 07:52 PM | Click to read full article

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday inaugurated the 216-foot tall 'Statue of Equality', honouring the 11th-century Hindu saint Ramanujacharya. According to the Prime Minister's Office, the Statue of Equality commemorates Ramanujacharya, who promoted the idea of equality in all aspects of living including faith, caste and creed.

And hours before the inauguration, the prime minister tweeted that there's 216 ft tall statues of fitting tribute or to Shri Ramanujan Acharya, whose sacred thoughts and teachings inspire us.