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Ram Janmabhoomi Priest Expected To Attend ‘Bhoomi Poojan’ Tests Coronavirus Positive

Currently, there are 4 priests in the Ram Janmabhoomi temple. after Satyendra Das his disciple Pradeep Das is the main priest of the temple.


Ayodhya| The Bhoomi-pujan for the Ram Janmabhoomi temple will be held in Ayodhya on August 5 next week. Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to attend the ceremony. However, days before the ceremony shocking news has come to light.  Pradeep Das, the priest of the Ramjanmabhoomi temple, and 16 policemen deployed for the protection of the temple inside have tested positive for Coronavirus. Pradeep Das is a disciple of Satyendra Das, the chief priest of the Ram Janmabhoomi temple and was also scheduled to attend the Bhoomi Pujan of the Ramlala temple.

Currently, there are 4 priests in the temple. after Satyendra Das his disciple Pradeep Das is the main priest of the temple. The mass Coronavirus infection to people related to Ram Janmabhoomi Bhumi Poojan has left the authorities worried.

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Meanwhile, the preparations for the construction of the Ram temple in Ayodhya is going on in full swing. According to the information received so far, Bhoomi Poojan is to be organized in Ayodhya on August 5, after which the foundation of the temple will be laid. After the foundation is laid, the construction of the temple will begin.

The general public will not be able to witnesses this event. At the same time, on Wednesday, the Ram Janmabhoomi Tirtha Trust, which is handling the responsibility of the temple, has appealed to the general public not to come to Ayodhya on the day of Bhoomi Poojan. A video of the Trust’s General Secretary Champat Rai has been released by the Hindu Council Center, in which he has appealed devotees to offer prayers from home and not visit the Ram Janmabhoomi.

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