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Grafik zeigt den Platz, an dem das Monument errichtete wird, mit Details zu den Kosten und Information zu dem Kriegerkönig aus dem 17. Jahrhundert, König Chatrapati Shiva Maharadwa, zu dessen Ehren die Statue errichtet wird.


Mumbai plant das größte Monument der Welt

July 13, 2018 - Pläne zum Bau des höchsten Monuments der Welt in Mumbai, eine $500M teure Statue von Shiva,werden von Millionen Indern, die in Armut leben, angefeindet.

Wikipedia – The Shiv Smarak or Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Memorial is a monument under construction to honor the 17th century Indian warrior king and founder of the Maratha Empire, Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj.

The statue is to be located in the Arabian Sea, near the coast of Mumbai, in the Indian state of Maharashtra. The statue will be orientated to face Mumbai, on a manmade island and will stand 210m tall, and be the world's tallest statue when completed.

The project area encompasses over 16 hectares will include a theatre, food court, and library. It is due to be finished in 2021.

The foundation stone of the $500m+ statue was laid by Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi on December 24, 2016.

PUBLISHED: 16/07/2018; STORY: Graphic News; PICTURES: Handouts