Senior Sangh leader Dattatreya Hosablae said though a separate bench has been formed by the Supreme Court, which is hearing the Ayodhya title suits, no decision has been taken yet on the pending issue.
Unlike the other protests so far which were led by tribal leaders and activists from the area, the villagers on Monday appeared to have come out in protest on their own without any guidance or directions by any leaders or activists.
A government official said that probably political developments in Delhi and the opposition to the Statue of Unity project by tribals could be weighing on the PM’s mind that led to his “below average” speech.
How the BJP and RSS are reacting to the Supreme Court deferring the Ayodhya case, why the RBI and the government are at loggerheads and what it means to have a statue worth almost Rs 3000 crores. All that and more in this week’s Eye for Detail.
The Statue of Unity will be inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on October 31, 2018. Here are some interesting facts about world's tallest statue located at the Sardar Sarovar Dam on Narmada river in Gujarat.