Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh (MP) Congress unit would ship 11 silver bricks to Ayodhya for use within the development of Ram temple, state get together president and former chief minister Kamal Nath mentioned on Tuesday.
Kamal Nath, who together with a number of different get together leaders and staff, had recited Hanuman Chalisa at his residence in Bhopal on Monday, as a part of the get together’s statewide programme for the progress and prosperity of MP, made the announcement throughout a freewheeling interplay with media individuals a day forward of the bhoomi pujan of the Ram temple in Ayodhya to be presided over by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
He welcomed the development of Ram temple at Ayodhya, however gave its credit score to Congress chief and former PM late Rajiv Gandhi. “We welcome the development of Ram temple. Rajiv Gandhiji made a starting on this in 1985 and he was instrumental behind laying of the muse stone for the temple development in 1989. Had Rajivji been amongst us, he would have been attended Wednesday’s ceremony,” the veteran Congress chief mentioned.
“We’re sending 11 silver bricks on behalf of the individuals of MP for development of the temple,” he added.
Nevertheless, he didn’t give any additional particulars as to when the bricks shall be despatched; who will carry them and if it will likely be donated by him solely.
He additionally took the chance to assault the ruling Bharatiya Janata Celebration (BJP).
“At any time when we do one thing BJP has a abdomen ache. Have they got a patent, contract, or company on faith?”
He mentioned, “I put in an enormous idol of Lord Hanuman at Chhindwara. Throughout 15 months of my authorities, gaushalas had been constructed throughout the state. Hurdles in the way in which to Ram van gaman path had been eliminated. There have been improvement plans for Mahakal and Omkareshwar temples. However we don’t use faith for politics and don’t make it an occasion. We’re non secular in our ideas, however we don’t combine faith and politics.”
State BJP spokesperson Rajneesh Agrawal rebutted Kamal Nath’s assertions.
“The Congress’s state president should make his stand clear on his get together’s authorities’s affidavit within the Supreme Court docket in 2007 by means of which it had denied the existence of Lord Ram. However, now, the Congress desires to take credit score for a similar. One other Congress chief mentioned there ought to be a Ram temple, however is elevating a query on the timing of the muse stone-laying programme. It’s a double normal of the Congress leaders. No marvel, the voters have rejected the get together throughout the nation,” Agarwal mentioned.