Lucknow: State Governor Anandiben Patel paid tribute to Iron Man Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel on the occasion of his birth anniversary by garlanding and paying floral tributes at his statue located in the big lawn of Raj Bhawan.
On this occasion, as Unity Day, the Governor flagged off the “Run for Unity” rally from Raj Bhavan. This rally started from the big lawn of Raj Bhavan, via Raj Bhavan Gate No. 02, Atal Square, Parivartan Chowk, Subhash Square, Bapu Bhawan Square and entered the Raj Bhavan complex through Raj Bhavan Gate No. 08.
In the unity race, Additional Chief Secretary to Governor Dr. Sudhir Mahadev Bobde, Vice Chancellor of Lucknow University Prof. Alok Kumar Rai, Vice Chancellor of AKTU Prof. J.P. Pandey, officers, employees, inmates of Raj Bhavan, teachers of the university, students and children of Raj Bhavan School participated. A large number of people participated with enthusiasm and patriotism.