Bihar CM Nitish Kumar unveils 70-feet tall statue of Lord Buddha
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Sunday unveiled a 70-feet tall statue of Lord Buddha at Rajgir in Nalanda district.
The statue has been installed above a 16 metre radius pedestal in the middle of the lake Ghora Katora and has been made from 45,000 cubic foot pink sand stone. It is the second tallest statue of Buddha in the country.
The statue has been installed above a 16-metre radius pedestal in the middle of Lake Ghora Katora. It is made of pink sandstone.
The Chief Minister said this place will be developed as a centre of eco-tourism.