Is building Shivaji statue by Maharashtra Government justified?
Wondering about the need for building Shivaji statue by Maharashtra Government? Find responses from experts on this page.
The State Government of Maharashtra has initiated a project to build a giant statue of Maharaja Shivaji on the Arabian Sea at a proposed cost of Rs. 3600 crores. Many people are opposing this proposal stating this is wastage of resource. On the other hand, many people are supporting this project stating that this statue would make people aware of their true heritage and the place would become a tourist spot.
Which view is correct? Is the cost associated with the project justified? Members may kindly answer.