Lucknow: Deputy Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh Keshav Prasad Maurya has made a big announcement before the UP Legislative Assembly elections. Keshav Prasad Maurya said in an exclusive conversation with Zee News that Ayodhya is ours, now it is the turn of Kashi-Mathura.
Keshav Prasad Maurya said that on December 13, PM Modi will perform Jalabhishek and worship Baba Vishwanath with 11 archakas. The archaka of 12 twelfth Jyotirlinga has also been invited. At the inauguration of the Kashi Vishwanath Corridor, the Peethadheeshwar and Dharma Acharya of the four Peeths will also be present. The responsibility of this rests with the All India Sant Samiti.
He further said that from acquisition to construction, about Rs 600 crore has been spent. Many old temples and Deities have been unearthed. 125 small and big temples and Deities have been established in this corridor as a chain.
Keshav Prasad Maurya said that after 245 years the renovation work of the Kashi Vishwanath temple complex has been done. Earlier, Ahilyabai had done the restoration work of the temple.