Kangra, july 30 (QNN)
BJP leader Shanta Kumar said that the foundation stone laying ceremony of the Ram temple in Ayodhya was an important occasion for the state as the BJP passed the resolution at Palampur in 1989 to build the shrine at the birth place of Lord Ram.
The former chief minister said the occasion would be marked in golden letters in the history of India. He said. “After 500 years of struggle, sacrifice and court cases, the construction of the Ram temple would finally begin.
‘This occasion would be important for Himachal Pradesh and especially for Palampur. He said that on June 11, 1989 the BJP passed this historic resolution at Palampur.
Shanta Kumar said that due to coronavirus pandemic, no public program would be organized to celebrate this occasion. He urged Chief Minister Jairam Thakur to appeal to people of the state to offer flowers on pictures of Lord Rama in their houses when Prime Minister Narender Modi would lay foundation stone at Ayodhya.