Opinions
Unique Leadership in Independent

“Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel popularly known as “Loh Purush” was the real architect of modern united India. He provided unique leadership in Independent India both as a member of the Constituent Assembly and as Deputy Prime Minister In-charge of Home Affairs.”

Ajit Singh
[Minister for Civil Aviation, India]
The Astute Vision

“The astute vision and innate perception of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel gave him an enviable stature amongst his contemporary leaders. His immense belief in India’s destiny to become a strong and self reliant nation was largely responsible for laying down many visionary policies of a newly independent India.”

Air Chief Marshal N.A.K. Browne, PVSM, AVSM, VM, ADC
[Chief of the Air Staff, India]
Remarkable Contributions

“The Nation will always remember Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel as an Iron Man of India and for his remarkable contributions for the unification of States with India at the time of our Independence.”

K. Rahman Khan, FCA
Minister for Minority Affairs, India
Pivotal Role

“Our country will always be grateful to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel for his pivotal role in the freedom struggle and unification of our country. His life is source of courage and inspiration to all.”

Beni Prasad Verma
[Minister for Steel, India]
Inspirational National Hero

“Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, the architect of integrity of India is the inspirational National Hero of India.’India’ what we see today is only due to the unflinching determination and indomitable courage of this great person who did the peaceful integration of more than 565 Princely States within the Indian Union without any bloodshed.”

Dr. Charan Das Mahan
[Minister of State for Agriculture & Food Processing Industries, India]
An Administrator

“Iron man of India- Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel was a great leader of our struggle for freedom, an ardent patriot, an administrator and one of the architects of modern India. He not only unified rest of India, but also played an extremely important role in making strong and united India. He served the nation with devotion and dedication. We need to spread the message and principles of Sardar Patel.”

Shekhar Dutt, SM
[Governor of Chhattisgarh]
Pivotal Role

“Our country will always remember Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel the “Iron man of India” for his pivotal role in the freedom struggle and subsequent unification of the country.”

Ram Naresh Yadav
[Governor of Madhya Pradesh]
Architect of India’s

“As a man of character and courage, determination and distinction, ideas and ideals, Sardar Patel shall always be an inspiration for us. He was architect of India’s integration and apostle of her unity.

 

Vakkom Purushothaman
[Governor of Mizoram]
Outstanding Freedom Fighter

“Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel was one of our foremost national leaders, who as the nation’s first Deputy Prime Minister and Home Minister was instrumental in the political unification of modern India, following independence. An extraordinary feature of his was his ability to combine roles that are usually filled by different individuals having different training and contrasting sensibilities. He was an outstanding freedom fighter, a rare person who built and managed the Congress Party, an able administrator who unified India at a time of great uncertainty for the country. Rare is the statesman, who has the ability to blend both the experience of action and the mind which creates. Sardar Patel put up with deprivations in his long years in jail fighting for independence. While doing so he also shaped in his mind the manner in which he would build India when freedom came. And he did so admirably.”

Balmiki Prasad Singh
[Governor of Sikkim]
Architect of the Integrity of India

“Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, although Gandhian, was popularly known as ‘Iron Man’ who had a dream to make India united. He was known for his iron will and indomitable courage which he proved by merging 565 erstwhile princely states of the country with the Indian Union and emerged architect of the integrity of India. Honest in words and deeds, he was super hero among heroes and iron among men. Such a leadership is need of the hour to make India powerful and world leader in 21st century. Sardar Patel reminds us of India’s and Indians’ potential and the future generation needs to know more about him.”

Prem Kumar Dhumal
[Chief Minister of Himachal Pradesh]
Real Architect of India

“Popularly famous as LOH PURUSH, SARDAR, he was the real architect of India. After Independence his ideal services for nation are milestone for generations to come.”

Arjun Munda
[Chief Minister of Jharkhand]
A Statesman of Unparalleled Stature

“Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel was a statesman of unparalleled stature and one of the founding fathers of the Republic of India. He played a decisive role not only in the struggle for independence, but also has made pioneering efforts in guiding the country along the path of integration.”

Justice K.G. Balakrishnan
[Former Chief Justice of India]
The Inspirational National Hero

“Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, the architect of integrity of India is the inspirational national hero of India. ‘India’ what we see today is only due to the unflinching determination and indomitable courage of this great person who did the peaceful integration of more than 565 Princely states within the Indian Union without any bloodshed.”

Barkha Shukla Singh, MLA
[Chairperson of Delhi Commission for Women]
The Architects of Modern India

“Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, the Iron Man of India, stood for the unity of the Nation as well as empowerment of the under privileged, He is one of The Architects of Modern India The youth of today should be inspired by his patriotism and quality of discipline.”

Devanand Konwar
[Governor of Bihar]
Loh Purush

“Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel popularly known as ‘Loh Purush’ was the real architect of modern united India. He provided unique leadership in Independent India both as a member of the Constituent Assembly and as Deputy Prime Minister In-charge of Home Affairs.”

Jagannath Pahadia
[Governor of Haryana]
Leader of Repute

“Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel-The Iron Man of India was a leader of repute. He was bold and dynamic and was known for his organizing skills and towering personality in the freedom struggle. His life carries on a message to youth. It is a source of courage and inspiration. The potentials of youth should be harnessed and they should be guided in the right path.”

K. Rosaiah
[Governor of Tamil Nadu]
Pivotal Role

“Our country will always he owed to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, the “Iron Man of India” for his pivotal role in the freedom struggle and unification of the country.”

Srikant Kumar Jena
[Minister of State (IC) for Statistics & Programme Implementation]
Key Figure

“Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel the “Iron Man of India” was a key figure in the freedom movement of the country. He was instrumental in the integration of princely states after independence.”

Smt. Panabaaka Lakshmi
[Minister of State for Textiles]
A Statesman

“Sardar Patel, the ‘Iron Man of India’ was a towering patriot and a statesman whose sole purpose in life was the strength and well-being of his fellow citizens. There is a need to imbibe and inculcate his ideals in our lives.”

Maj. Gen. B.C. Khanduri, AVSM (Retd.)
[Chief Minister of Uttarakhand]
The Iron Man of India

“Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel was known as the iron man of India and was a statesman produce in the recent history of independent India. Post Independence he became Deputy Prime Minister looking after Home Ministry.  As the Deputy Prime Minister of Free India, he brought about the merger of hundreds of princely states with India. He was responsible for the reconstruction of Somnath temple and had firm faith in Indian values.”

Dr. Murli Manohar Joshi
[Member of Parliament (Lok Sabha) & Chairman; Public Account Committee]
Architects of Modern India

“Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel is one of the architects of modern India. His political genius and his unique style of analyzing and handling issues made him “Iron Man of India”. We are a lot to this great personality who was instrumental in integrating our country. The youth of today should be inspired by Sardar Patel’s great patriotism and his quality of discipline.”

Surjit Singh Barnala
[Governor of Tamil Nadu]
The Iron Man of India

“The Iron Man of India“, who shouldered the responsibility of uniting India at a very crucial stage of history, with resounding success.”

K. H. Muniyappa
[Minister of State for Railways]
Bharat Ratna

“Vallabhbhai Patel was one of the great social leaders of India. He played a crucial role during the freedom struggle of India. He was instrumental in the integration of over 500 princely States after independence. The Iron Man of India and a Bharat Ratna recipient will be remembered for his services to the nation.”

Saugata Roy
[Minister of State for Urban Development]
Iron Man

“Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel will always be recalled as an ‘Iron Man’ in the history of Indian Independence. He is well known for his organizing skills and leadership abilities during freedom movements. He is a fountain of courage and inspiration.”

Vincent H. Pala
[Minister of State for Water Resources]
Key Figure

“Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel the “Iron Man of India” was a key figure in the freedom movement of the country. Post Independence he became the first Deputy Prime Minister looking after Home Ministry. His contribution for national unity by bringing the princely States into the Indian Union is one of the greatest memories left behind this illustrious son of the country.”

Lal Thanhawla
[Chief Minister of Mizoram]
Iron Man of India

“Sardar Patel who is known as “Iron Man of India” gave up his Lawyer practice in order to fight for the freedom of the country. As the Deputy Prime Mister of Free India, he brought about the merger of hundreds of princely states with India. Honest in word and deed, he was a hero among heroes, a lion among men.”

K. Rosaiah
[Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh]
Great Son of India

“He was the one person, the iron man of India, who gave us a strong united nations by liquidating more than 500 native states. If he had been allowed to follow his own policy in regard to Kashmir which we are doing today. It is very sad that the memory of this great son of India is forgotten and his outstanding work for the unification and consolidation of the India nation is forgotten.”

Justice P.N. Bhagwati
[Former Chief Justice of India Member; U. N. Human Rights Committee]
Man of Firm Determination

“Sardar Patel was a man of firm determination and confidence. He played an important role in creating an independent India. He brought about the merger of Princely states with the Indian union.”

Justice K.G. Balakrishnan
[Chief Justice of India]
The Legendary

“The Generous soil of Gujarat gave birth to two legendry patriots – a saint like Mahatma Gandhi and a “Iron Man of India” Sardar Patel. One brought about synthesis of Nation and the other integrity of India. Sardar Patel who is known for his gallantry also fought for the impoverished peasantry. The No-tax campaign of Bardoli in 1928 is an indelible event in the Indian history.”

Sharad Pawar
[Minister of Agriculture & Consumer Affairs, Food & Public Distribution]
Iron Man of India

“It is a befitting acknowledgment of the selfless and tireless services of such people who have executed their roles with extreme sincerity & dedication in various fields of development on the path of ideology set by Iron Man of India”

Salman Khurshid
[Minister of State (IC) for Corporate Affairs & Minority Affairs]
Iron Man of India

“Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel who is known as “Iron Man of India” has immense contribution in uniting the provinces of post-independent India.”

Bharatsinh Solanki
[Minister of State for Power]
Critical Role

“Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel played a critical role in consolidating the political geography of independent India. His contribution to upholding unity and integrity of India by accommodating the wide range of opinions and diverse traditions of the country through negations remains valid today. His credo of peaceful engagement with all while remaining true to the core ideals of Indian nationhood is an important lesson of statecraft.”

Sachin Pilot
[Minister of State for Communications & Information Technology]
Iron Man of India

“Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, also known as “Iron Man of India”, is in the true sense, a man of courage and determination. His crucial role in India’s struggle for freedom and integration of over 500 princely stated into the Indian Union shaped the destiny of free India.”

Iqbal Singh
[Lieutenant Governor of Puducherry]
Sardar Saheb

“The word ” Sardar Saheb ” conveys an image of the Iron man of India, the astute Administrator and a fervent patriot, but actually, “Sardar Saheb” was not just a PERSONALITY, he was a WAY OF LIFE… the way to overcome the obstacles with determination, he was a PHILOSOPHY- the Philosophy embedded with TRUTH, TRUTH and nothing but TRUTH. Every Gujarati is proud to follow his legacy.”

Narendra Modi
[Chief Minister of Gujarat]
Visionary Statesman

“Iron Man of India, Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel was a staunch nationalist, foremost freedom fighter, a visionary statesman and a gentleman to the core, who crusade for the cause of the poor and downtrodden.

 

He not only played an important role in the negotiations that led to independence but also affected the complex and difficult feat of integrating the many princely states into the Indian Union, and became the architect of the integrity of India. His life and deeds will continue to inspire the future generations.

 

Only due to the relentless efforts and supreme sacrifices made by such freedom fighters and great martyrs we are able to breathe in a free nation. I pay my respectful homage to this great son of India.”

Bhupinder Singh Hooda
[Chief Minister of Haryana]
Iron Man of India

“Sardar Patel, known as the Iron Man of India was not a mere man in flesh and blood. He had an idea of India – secular, democratic, united and integrated. He was a one man Army against the possible hindrance from outside force during the nascent stage of the nation. He was the founder of the Indian Civil & Police Service. His idea of a modern and true India is found very much as relevant in today’s context as was sixty years before.”

Neiphiu Rio
[Chief Minister Nagaland]
Iron Man of India

“It is the need of the hour to follow the footsteps of the Iron Man of India, Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel and imbibe his qualities of nationalism, firm resolution to serve the Nation, strong will and broad vision of unity in diversity.”

Dr. Shrimati Kamala
[Governor of Gujarat]
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