K’taka Minister wants to develop Ramadevarabetta as ‘Ayodhya of South’

Bengaluru:The Bommai government is mulling to develop Ramadevarabetta in Karnataka’s Ramanagara district as the ‘Ayodhya of the South’, sources said on Thursday.

This comes after a letter written by a minister urging for developing the place.

Dr. C.N. Ashwath Narayan, District in-charge Minister of Ramanagara and minister for Higher Education, IT and BT has written to Chief Minister Basavaraja Bommai and Muzrai Minister Shashikala Jolle, Narayan demanding that Ramadevarabetta be developed as ‘the Ayodhya of South India’.

Sources said that Sri Ram temple would be built using 19 acres of space which belong to the Department of Muzrai at Ramadevarabetta.

Ashwath Narayan also stated in the letter that the place is a prominent vulture conserved area in the country which would help to portray culture as well as nurture tourism.

He also urged Chief Minister Basavaraja Bommai to constitute a development committee to build the temple at Ramadevarabetta on the lines of Sri Ram temple at Ayodhya.

There is a strong belief among the people of the region that Sugriva (Ramayana) installed Ramadevarabetta. Considering the religious feelings of the people of the district, BJP is considering developing Ramadevarabetta as a heritage and attractive tourist spot.

People also believe that Sri Rama spent a year here during his days of exile in the forest, along with Sita and Lakshmana. They also believe that seven great sages did their penance here. The traditional connection between Ramadevarabetta and Ramayana dates back to the era of ‘Tretayug’.

Ramadevarabetta is located at a distance of 50 km from Bengaluru on the Bengaluru-Mysuru highway.


Republic Day: Majority of the tableaux based on Women Empowerment

New Delhi: Most of the tableaux that rolled down the Kartavya path on the occasion of the 74th Republic Day parade on Thursday were centred around 'women empowerment'. Around 479...

Maha tops, Gujarat 2nd in CARE Ratings on performance

Chenna: Maharashtra tops the overall ranking list prepared by credit rating agency CARE Ratings scoring high on social, financial inclusion, and fiscal categories. It is followed by Gujarat with second...

Nadella meets PM Modi, discusses how India Stack can transform world

Bengaluru/New Delhi:Prime Minister Narendra Modi's digital vision and all the programmes that have been launched around that vision are creating amazing digital public goods, which are the greatest contributions to...

PM in Kolkata on Friday with Rs 7,800 crore projects gift for Bengal

Kolkata : Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be on a short five-hour trip to Kolkata on Friday with a gift of projects worth Rs 7,800 crore for West Bengal, the...

Despite its Rs 15K cr budget, MCD has failed to clean up Delhi

New Delhi:  The Municipal Corporation of Delhi has an annual budget of over Rs 15,000 crore for 250 wards but still trails behind cities like Indore which has a lower...

All clear for work to start on country’s longest elevated 6-lane flyover in Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram: The decks have been cleared for the work to begin on the construction of the country's longest elevated 6-lane flyover in Kerala's Alappuzha district at a cost of Rs...

Master Plan 2041 to have policies for regeneration of existing colonies with provision of enhanced FAR

New Delhi:  Master Plan 2041 will have policies for regeneration of existing colonies, Greenfield development through Land Pooling and Green Development Area policy with provision of enhanced Floor Area Ratio...

Gurugram: Consumer court directs Ansal to refund allottee’s money

Gurugram: The Real Estate Regulatory Authority (RERA), Gurugram, has directed Ansal Housing Limited and its promoter to refund the amount to the allottee with interest since it failed to fulfil the...

Attempt to blow up bridge on Udaipur-Ahmedabad railway line inaugurated by PM

Jaipur: Unidentified people attempted to blast a bridge on the Udaipur-Ahmedabad railway line, which was inaugurated 13 days ago by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The incident happened on Saturday night. The...

Over 10 lakh children engage in first 72 hours of cleanliness drive

New Delhi: More than 10 lakh children have been engaged in first 72 hours of cleanliness drive initiated by the Ministry of Urban Affairs through urban local bodies in the...

YEIDA cancels allotment of 14 group housing projects due to non-payment of dues

Greater Noida: Yamuna Expressway Industrial Development Authority (YEIDA) has cancelled the land allotment of 14 group housing projects for violation of terms and conditions of lease deed and non-payment of dues....

Cabinet launches PM-DevINE scheme for development in North East region

New Delhi: The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved a new scheme, the Prime Minister's Development Initiative for North East Region (PM-DevINE) for the remaining four years of the 15th Finance...

Read Previous

PM Modi to chair high-level meeting on Covid situation

Read Next

Covid: Bihar govt orders random tests at crowded places

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

WP2Social Auto Publish Powered By : XYZScripts.com