Nar­mada Dam to be ded­i­cated to nation

The Asian Age - - Nation -

Ahmed­abad: Prime Min­is­ter Naren­dra Modi will ded­i­cate to the nation the Sar­dar Sarovar Dam on river Nar­mada on Sun­day, de­scribed as Gu­jarat’s life­line by BJP lead­ers, at an event coin­cid­ing with his 67th birthday. The foun­da­tion stone of the dam was laid on April 5, 1961 by the coun­try’s first Prime Min­is­ter Jawa­har­lal Nehru. How­ever, it took 56 years to com­plete its con­struc­tion.

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