Amit Shah Welcomes Ram Temple Ceremony, Calls It 'Golden Chapter In History Of India'
Terming the foundation laying of Ram temple in Ayodhya as a "historic and proud day" for India, Home Minister Amit Shah today said it heralds the beginning of a new era.
He said by starting the construction of the grand Ram temple in Ayodhya, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has written a golden chapter in the history of the great Indian civilisation, and asserted that the government remains committed to the preservation of Indian culture and its values.
"Today is a historic and proud day for India. The consecration of the grand Ram temple by Prime Minister Narendra Modi at Lord Ram's birthplace has written a golden chapter in the history of great Indian culture and civilisation and heralded the beginning of a new era," Amit Shah, who is recuperating at a private hospital in Gurgaon after contracting COVID-19, said.
He said the construction of the temple is the result of centuries-long sacrifice, struggle and penance of the innumerable devotees of Lord Ram.