Hyderabad: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh Friday flagged off 'Run for Unity' here to mark the birth anniversary of India's first home minister Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel.
He flagged off the run after paying tributes to Sardar Patel at his statue near assembly building.
A large number of people, majority of them BJP workers, participated in the run. Many of them were holding national flag in their hands.
BJP Telangana unit president G. Kishan Reddy, party MP Bandaru Dattatreya were also present.
Later, Rajnath Singh attended the passing out parade of Indian Police Service Officers at Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel National Police Academy.