Jagamohan status report : High Court asks ASI, SJTA to file fresh affidavit


Bhubaneswar: Expressing displeasure over the extent and the delay in repair work of Jagamohan of Shri Jagannath Temple in Puri, the Orissa High court on Monday directed the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) and the Shri Jagannath Temple Administration (SJTA) to furnish latest status report of the repair work through a fresh affidavit.

The court and has asked the ASI Superintendent to appear personally to keep his side when it next hears on this issue on November 17.

Earlier on Saturday, the ASI had approved the repair work of the temple’s sanctum sanctorum and the design blueprint made by the core committee.

The design has been sent for the perusal of IIT Chennai for further approval after which the repair works will be accelerated.

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