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Highest / Tallest statue in the world

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India’s first Deputy Prime Minister, first Home Minister and freedom fighter-Sardara Vallabhbhai Patel’s statue- “THE STATUE OF UNITY, Gujarat, INDIA has set/created a World record as Tallest Statue in the World with the height of 182 metres (597 ft). This statue was inaugurated by Prime Minister of India-Narendra Modi on October,31st-2018 on the eve of Vallabhbhai Patels birth day.

It is located facing the Narmada Dam, 3.2 km (2.0 mi) away on the river island called Sadhu Bet near Rajpipla in Gujarat. The monument along with its surroundings occupies over 20,000 square metres, and is surrounded by a 12 square km artificial lake. Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Rashtriya Ekta Trust (SVPRET), a special purpose vehicle was established by the Government of Gujarat for its construction and the outreach programme was carried out across India starting December 2013.

Initially the total cost of the project was estimated to be about ₹3,001 crore (US$420 million) by the Government of India. Later Larsen & Toubro (L&T) won the contract in October 2014 for its lowest bid of ₹2,989 crore (US$420 million) for the design, construction and maintenance. The construction was started on 31 October 2013 and completed in October 2018.

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UP CM-Yogi break the Dera baba’s Record

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Yogi Aditynath,Chief Minister,Govt. of UP, India has created a new record in the name of ‘Ayodhya Divya Deep Utsava’ in October 16th,2017.When the banks of the Sarayu and the holy city of Ayodhya light up with nearly 2,00,00 (Two lakh) lakh earthen oil lamps on the eve of ‘Diwali Festival’. This Record has been placed in to Records books previously 1,50,000 Oil lamps in the name of ‘Dera Sacha Sauda’ head Gurmeet Ram Rahim (Dera Baba).

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Biggest Collection of Caps and Turbans

Biggest Collection of Caps and Turbans

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Biggest Collection of Caps and Turbans

The World Record of ‘largest collection of caps and turbans’ has been achieved by Mr. Robert Lewis from Calgary, Alberta, Canada.

Till Sept 09, 2015, the collection contains Two Thousand Three Hundred Forty-five (2345) Caps and Turbans. Mr. Lewis is an avid collector of caps and turbans and his collection spans generations, styles and materials.

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Number of (15) IVF babies in a single day

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15 IVF babies in a single day

On the occasion of Independence Day 2016, Dr. Ashish Viradiya (IVF SPECIALIST) along with other Doctors Hitesh Thavrani M.S. Gynaecologist amd Roma Viradiya Embryologist from Trinity Test Tube Baby Centre, Surat, Gujarat has successfully delivered 15 IVF babies in a single day and set new record on 15th August 2016 together at Swastik Plaza, Yogi Chowk, Surat,  Gujarat

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First Indian actress to enter the World Records

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Only Indian actress to enter the World Records 

Priyanka Chopra is the only actress who played 12 different characters in a same movie and that was “What’s your Rashee” . Nobody in Indian cinema have done it before. That’s why priyanka chopra enlisted in the World Records.

Priyanka (born 18 July 1982) is an Indian actress, singer, film producer, philanthropist, and the winner of the Miss World 2000 pageant. One of India’s highest-paid and most popular celebrities, Chopra has received numerous awards, including a National Film Award and five Filmfare Awards. In 2016, the Government of India honoured her with the Padma Shri, the fourth highest civilian award, and Time magazine named her one of the 100 most influential people in the world.

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Most People Painting their fingernails simultaneously

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Most People Painting

their fingernails simultaneously

Bollywood Actress Sonakshi Sinha has become a World Records title-holder as she along with several other women participated in an initiative to set a record for ‘most people painting their fingernails simultaneously’.

At the event 1,328 women were seen simultaneously painting their nails with a range of Ingot O2M nail enamels.

The women broke the previous record of 1,156 people painting nails simultaneously which was created by Taiwan Nail Association at Banqiao Stadium, New Taipei City, Taiwan in 2011.

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