Politics of statues in India

Gujarat chief minister Narendra Modi's ambitious project of building Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel's statue which is tipped to be world's largest statue (twice the size of Statue of Liberty) has the potential of triggering another controversy. Here are ten cases of politics over statues in India.

Bal-Thackeray
Bal-Thackeray
Bal-Thackeray
Charlie Chaplin
Jyoti Basu
Jyoti Basu
Jyoti Basu
Ambedkar
Ambedkar
Ambedkar
NT Rama Rao
NT Rama Rao
NT Rama Rao
YSR Reddy
YSR Reddy
YSR Reddy
Telangana
Telangana
Telangana
Beant Singh
Beant Singh
Beant Singh

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