“National Unity Day” in the sweet memory of ‘Iron Man’ of India on his 142nd birth anniversary.Sardar Patel unified India by integrating 560 princely states without any resistance which is matter of history to be known to the youth of India

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Sriperumbudur 31st Oct. 2017- “To march ahead in the global economy of today, we have to remember the contribution of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel a visionary diplomatic, pragmatic and unifier leader to shape the destiny of India.” said Prof Dr MM Goel, Director, Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development. RGNIYD celebrated the “National Unity Day” in the sweet memory of ‘Iron Man’ of India on his 142nd birth anniversary.Sardar Patel unified India by integrating 560 princely states without any resistance which is matter of history to be known to the youth of India. He made friendly advice to rulers with persuasion for unification. The present ‘steel frame’ of today in terms of All India Administrative Services was the major contribution of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel. The Director RGNIYD Prof Dr MM Goel administrated the pledge of unity to the faculty, staff and the students. The institute also organised an Unity Run. Prof Dr Vasanthi Rajendran and Prof Dr Inderjeet Singh Sodhi graced the occasion, Dr Ram Babu Botcha and Dr Hiranniya Kalesh, P were the master of the ceremony.