Interesting facts about the Statue of Unity

1. World's tallest statue! The Statue of Unity is one of the most well-known statues in the world. The height of this statue is 182 metres.

2. Cost to build the Statue The Statue of Unity cost Rs. 3,000 crores (USD $400-450 million) to build.

3. Materials Used This huge statue was built using 70,000 tonnes of cement, 25,000 tonnes of steel, and 12,000 bronze plates weighing more than 1700 tonnes apiece.

4. Incredible Strength of the Statue This statue is so well-designed that it can withstand massive earthquakes as well as wind gusts of up to 100 kilometres per second.

5. Aging of the Statue In 100 years, natural ageing will cause the Statue of Unity to turn green from its original bronze colour.

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