Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Puri, May 20:
The proposal for protecting the roof of Jagamohan– the prayer hall adjoining the sanctum sanctorum of Sri Jagannath temple in Odisha’s Puri– has been approved by the Archeological Survey of India (ASI).
The proposal was approved by the ASI as per the direction of the Orissa High Court.
A technical core committee will visit the temple on May 23 to take stock of the situation, official sources said.
The team will prepare design, drawing and estimate of the roof repairing. After approval of the design, the repair work will start, ASI sources said.