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PM Modi to unveil Swami Vivekananda's statue on JNU campus on Nov 12

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will unveil a life-size statue of Swami Vivekananda at the Jawaharlal Nehru University campus on November 12. The unveiling would be done through video conferencing on Thursday at 6.30 pm. The statue has been installed at the JNU campus with the support of its alumni. Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank would also be present at the event.

JNU Vice-Chancellor M Jagadesh Kumar took his official Twitter account to make the announcement. He wrote, “JNU is delighted to announce that Hon'ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi will unveil (through Video Conference) the life-size statue of Swami Vivekananda in the University campus on Thursday, 12 November 2020, at 6:30 p.m. The event will be live-streamed on JNU's Facebook.”

News source ~ Times Now